They turned a distracted gaze on the world, wide-eyed, somehow, and questioning.
("The Memory Keeper's Daughter")
More Quotes from Kim Edwards:A moment might be a thousand different things.
This was her life. Not the life she had once dreamed of, not a life her younger self would ever have imagined or desired, but the life she was living, with all its complexities. This was her life, built with care and attention, and it was good.
In order for me to have disappointment, I would have to have faltering hope. And I don't. I know they'll get to the bottom of it.
A final blow to the dignity of these children is having their government claim they revere our children, and we protect our children, when we don't do that at all. Clearly, what we're doing is protecting our government workers and not the children.
That there were other worlds, invisible, unknown, beyond imagination even, was a revelation to him.
I am not angry, I am enraged that our government is letting our children die in care I am enraged that the children are being abused in care.
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