Sven says:

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Sad memories coming back

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In the little world in which children have their existence, whoever brings them up, there is nothing so finely perceived and so finely felt, as injustice. It may be only a small injustice the child can be exposed to; but the child is small; and its world is small …
Charles Dickens: Great Expectations, chapter 8.
You may remember from your own childhood such happenings which made you suffer then, and now you have overcome – but you can’t take for granted that your children overcome.

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October 11, 2010 at 22:32

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