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Willa Cather

“Sometimes," I ventured, "it doesn't occur to boys that their mother was ever young and pretty. . . I couldn't stand it if you boys were inconsiderate, or thought of her as if she were just somebody who looked after you. You see I was very much in love with your mother once, and I know there's nobody like her...”


Willa Cather, My Ántonia
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My Ántonia (Great Plains Trilogy, #3) My Ántonia by Willa Cather
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