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The Midwife's Apprentice The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman
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“Just because you don't know everything don't mean you know nothing.”
Karen Cushman, The Midwife's Apprentice
“. . . she dreamed of nothing, for she hoped for nothing and expected nothing. It was as cold and dark inside her as out in the frosty night.”
Karen Cushman, The Midwife's Apprentice
“She was not as stupid as some I have had, and better company, but still perhaps her going was for the best. She was not what I needed."

"Because I failed," whispered Alyce in the shadows.

"Because she gave up," continued the midwife. "I need an apprentice who can do what I tell her, take what I give her, who can try and risk and fail and try again and not give up...”
Karen Cushman, The Midwife's Apprentice
“I know what I want. A full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world.”
Karen Cushman, The Midwife's Apprentice
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