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#orphanage

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It was about how men walk into a forest afraid because they know all the things that can happen. They might wake the noisy birds and cause chaos. But kids come into the trees and see the magic. They climb them and see stars that the men were too afraid to see.


Laura Anderson Kurk


#chaos #college #dylan-thomas #glass-girl #government

So my father grew up in an orphanage in Boston. He was then adopted by an elderly childless couple from Maine, who gave him the name of Mitchell. He moved to Maine, and there he met my mother and was married.


George J. Mitchell


#boston #childless #couple #elderly #father

I'd like to open an animal orphanage in Kenya. I do a lot of work for Born Free.


Rachel Hunter


#born #free #i #i do #kenya

I went to a number of foreign countries, and during whenever I went, I would try to go to an orphanage or a home for children. And I was seeing thousands of kids around the world that needed homes.


Sam Brownback


#children #countries #during #foreign #foreign countries

This is the one who will find us. He's the one who will lead them all back to me someday. He's the explorer. El curioso.


Sandra Rodriguez Barron


#dominican #faith #orphanage #sacrifice #faith

The purpose of having the orphans study all these diverse fields was not for them to just become geniuses, but to become polymaths – meaning they would be geniuses in a wide variety of fields.


James Morcan


#genius #genius-writers #geniuses #higher-intelligence #intelligence

Hear, hear.' Sister Martha hoisted her water glass. 'Let the rigid stick of self-righteousness be dislodged from her very uptight ass.' Father Ramon coughed. 'A-fucking-men,' Loup supplied helpfully.


Jacqueline Carey


#convent #dystopian #orphanage #toast #men

Ethiopia didn't just blow my mind; it opened my mind. Anyway, on our last day at this orphanage a man handed me his baby and said, 'Would you take my son with you?' He knew, in Ireland, that his son would live, and that in Ethiopia, his son would die.


Bono


#baby #blow #day #die #ethiopia

My father was brought up in an orphanage in the Catskills. He was a factory worker. And because his family wasn't there for him, family was everything. We could disagree inside the house, but outside the house it was us against the world. So when I became a drag actor, he looked sideways but said okay.


Harvey Fierstein


#against #became #because #brought #could

I thought back to Meg’s advice about Hemingway sentences—simple declarative statements that showed the truth and distilled the meaning. My first attempt at that had been cynical and messed up. I gave it a go again. Find one lost sheep. The angels rejoice.


Laura Anderson Kurk


#college #cynicism #dating #faith #glass-girl






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