Melina Marchetta

“When it was over, she gathered him in her arms. And told him the terrible irony of her life.
That she had wanted to be dead all those years while her brother had been alive. That had been her sin.
And this was her penance.
Wanting to live when everyone else seemed dead.”


Melina Marchetta, On the Jellicoe Road
tags: life, live, penance, sin
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