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in their baggage, came forth the precious wads of money, to be done up tightly in
a little bag and sewed fast in the lining of Teta Elzbieta's dress. Early in the
morning they sallied forth. Jurgis had given them so many instructions and
Then, with a horrible sinking of the heart, Teta Elzbieta unlocked her bureau and
brought out the paper that had already caused them so many agonies. Now they
sat round, scarcely breathing, while the old lady, who could read English, ran ...
DURING this time that Jurgis was looking for work occurred the death of little
Kristoforas, one of the children of Teta Elzbieta. Both Kristoforas and his brother,
Juozapas, were cripples, the latter having lost one leg by having it run over, and ...
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My son is not much of a reader, but at school they are reading segments of this book together, and he can't get enough of it. I'm not sure of the spiritual message, but it seems to have a good ethical angle. Consulter l'avis complet
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After hearing about this book in a few history classes I finally bought a copy. It is a very emotional story about life for a very poor family and includes a lot of historical facts. It does describe ... Consulter l'avis complet