Margaret Atwood

“One of the gravestones in the cemetery near the earliest church has an anchor on it and an hourglass, and the words In Hope.

In Hope. Why did they put that above a dead person? Was it the corpse hoping, or those still alive?”


Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale
tags: death, hope
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