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We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson
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Read in June, 2011

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Shirley Jackson
“We were going to the long field which today looked like an ocean, although I had never seen an ocean; the grass was moving in the breeze and the cloud shadows passed back and forth and the trees in the distance moved.”
Shirley Jackson, We Have Always Lived in the Castle

Shirley Jackson
“On the moon we wore feathers in our hair, and rubies on our hands. On the moon we had gold spoons.”
Shirley Jackson, We Have Always Lived in the Castle

Shirley Jackson
“A pretty sight, a lady with a book.”
Shirley Jackson, We Have Always Lived in the Castle

Shirley Jackson
“I can't help it when people are frightened," says Merricat. "I always want to frighten them more.”
Shirley Jackson, We Have Always Lived in the Castle


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