Quotes of the Day ~ 8/14/17 ~

Taken from Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

but the night is an imposter.  It is not soft.  It does not forgive.

Shantyboat kids take to their entertainment where they can find it.  When you’re born on a river, you take to it as natural as drawing a breath.  For river rats like us, the water’s a home, a safe place.

Even the Depression can’t starve the river … the river’s got her own magic.  She takes care of her people.  Always will.

As always, more to come.

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