Barbara Kingsolver

“It lasted just a moment, whatever that is. One held breath? An ant's afternoon? It was brief, I can promise that much, for although it's been many years now since my children ruled my life, a mother recalls the measure of the silences.”


Barbara Kingsolver, The Poisonwood Bible
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