“What’s that?” Leo asked, head cocked like a collie trying to hone in on the voice of his master calling him home. Franny listened and heard a deep buzz pulsing from the pocket of her coat, hung on the rack by the door. 446 more words
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I had to read this essay.
“…Housing discrimination was technically illegal at the time, but that didn’t stop the city officials from barring certain groups of people from buying or renting property in the more affluent areas in Hollandus Landing.” 144 more words
Spring brought sunshine, lilac blossoms, and wind.
Franny had anticipated the cold of winter, the snow and slush. She’d grown up in a place that had those kinds of winters and she knew to buy waterproof boots, she knew the feeling of the fine hairs inside her nose freezing when she stepped outside. 411 more words