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At first, it was difficult reading, because of the differences in the language of that time period; something we are generallly not privy too. It somewhat reminded my of Mandingo, in that it painted Southerners as not always the "Pretty", refined gro...more
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A Separate Country by Robert Hicks
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a very interesting love story about General John Bell Hood and his wife. It tells a lot about post Civil War New Orleans, and the changing attitudes toward the octaroons and quadroons who had been accepted as part of society until the reconstruction....more
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"Luanne, I am going to bring it when I come Friday! "
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The Widow of the South by Robert Hicks
The Widow of the South
by Robert Hicks
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I have always loved the stories of the Civil War. Some of the most famous and bloodiest were fought in the great state of Tennessee. The Battle of Franklin was one of those. In a town of 2700 there were 9200 men killed in a matter of 5 hours. This is...more
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Emily Dickinson
“A word is dead when it's been said, some say. I say it just begins to live that day.”
Emily Dickinson

Mark Twain
“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”
Mark Twain

Billy Joel
“And you know that when the truth is told that you can get what you want or you can just get old.”
Billy Joel

Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: What! You too?
“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . ."”
C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves

Robert Frost
“The reason why worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work.”
Robert Frost

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