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The White People by Frances Hodgson Burnett
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Sep 06, 14

bookshelves: 2010, cant-live-without
Read in July, 2010, read count: 2

A wonderful story about life and the fear of death. I think this quote can say more than anything I write:

"If, after it was over, a man awakened as you said and found himself—the self he knew, but light, free, splendid—remembering all the ages of dark, unknowing dread, of horror of some black, aimless plunge, and suddenly seeing all the childish uselessness of it—how he would stand and smile! How he would stand and SMILE!"
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e.c.h.a SMILE :) :) :)


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