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  • If Will were as literate as Guy, or Guy were as executive as Will, I think I could endure even Gopher Prairie.

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  • Only 10% of adults are literate in that country.
  • I asked the eighth graders and the other kids who appeared the least bit literate to retell the story in their own words on paper.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide

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