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My Life in 10 Objects: (#2) My Library Card and Books

“One book has always led to another with me . . .”
— Louis L’Amour, Education of a Wandering Man

“Dreams, books, are each a world; and books, we know… 446 more words

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The Breath of Kindness

“Oh, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person:  having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but to pour them out.  Just as they are — chaff and grain together, knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them, keep what is worth keeping,and then with the breath of kindness, blow the rest away.” 205 more words

Books And The Literary Life

From Dirt Poor to Filthy Rich

I have been thinking about money more than usual lately, largely because I am approaching retirement in another five or six years and I wonder how we will handle the loss of income from my job.  801 more words

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