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I swallow turquoise for courage

Hershman R. John

I swallow turquoise for courage

poems

by Hershman R. John

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson, AZ .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hershman R. John.
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LC ClassificationsPS
The Physical Object
Pagination101 p. ;
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22766936M
ISBN 109780816525928

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Mrs. Bart's worst reproach to her husband was to ask him if he expected her to "live like a pig"; and his replying in the negative was always regarded as a justification for cabling to Paris for an extra dress or two, and telephoning to the jeweller that he might, after all, send home the turquoise bracelet which Mrs. Bart had looked at that. "This book is for teachers who have good days and bad — and whose bad days bring the suffering that comes only from something one loves. It is for teachers who refuse to harden their hearts, because they love learners, learning, and the teaching life." — Parker J. Palmer [from the Introduction] For many years, Parker Palmer has worked on behalf of teachers and others who .


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