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Children of the Desert
They were married in the little Episcopal church in Eagle Pass on a September day in the late eighties. The fact may be verified, I have no doubt, by any who will take the trouble to examine the records, for the toy-like place of worship still stands. The church structure is not, perhaps, so small as my imagination presents it to me; but I cannot see it save with the desert as a backgroundthe desert austere and illimitable. You reach the prim little front door by climbing a street which runs parallel with the Rio Grande, and the church is almost the last structure you will pass before you set forth into a No-Mans land of sage and cactus and yucca and mesquite lying under the blazing sun. Harboro his name was. Of course, there was a Christian name, but he was known simply as Harboro from Piedras Negras to the 2 City. She was Sylvia Little. Sylvia, people called her, both before and after her marriage. The Little might as well never have belonged to her. ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 26550
Author: Dodge, Louis
Release Date: Sep 7, 2008
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