He did not know himself; like a man catching at a straw, he suddenly felt that he, too, ’could live, that there was still life for him, that his life had not died with the old woman.’
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Katherine Applegate -- The One and Only Ivan
I’m not sure what I expected to do with them. fly wife is an artist and I thought perhaps she might want them for a still life, but when I got home with the dogs—the eggs somehow unbroken, cradled in my pack bouncing on the rig—I saw Hawk sitting on her clutch of eggs.