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  • ...or him be a replacement for his unknown father. And he has always resented Sarah’s elevation of old Jacob into a romantic lover and war hero, for he belie ...l pervert‘, he had yelled at her. ‚And you’re a cultural fascist‘, Sarah had yelled back. They didn’t speak for weeks after that.</p>
    2 KB (410 words) - 18:28, 21 February 2018
  • ...th his grandmother. And Lin had to agree that the arrangement worked well. Sarah lived in a village only a few miles from the family home, it was easy for J <p>POSTCARDS From the time Jacob could read for himself at the age of six, Sarah had sent him a picture postcard once a week, always enclosed in an envelope
    2 KB (375 words) - 18:31, 21 February 2018
  • ...ical pervert, he had yelled at her. ‚And you’re a cultural fascist,‘ Sarah had yelled back. They didn’t speak for weeks after that. <p>When he was fourteen Jacob went to live with Sarah, the excuse for the transfer being an illness that kept his mother in hospi
    2 KB (335 words) - 18:34, 21 February 2018
  • ...you understand me. At the time I wasn’t much of a reader either. It was Sarah who also put that right. Before, what I liked was a quick easy <del>pastime
    2 KB (361 words) - 18:39, 21 February 2018
  • Australia with Aunty Sarah, how often do we see them? Once in
    1 KB (223 words) - 18:50, 21 February 2018
  • And mum’s parents living in Australia with Aunty Sarah, how
    1 KB (224 words) - 18:52, 21 February 2018
  • ...nd tried to peer in. Too dark to see. Fetch a flashlight from the kitchen, Sarah suggested. ...ng out at him. Only a fieldmouse, he said. I don’t care what sort it is, Sarah said, I don’t want it here, and if it’s a fieldmouse, it’s in the wro
    2 KB (311 words) - 19:15, 21 February 2018
  • <hi rend="underline">Sarah Todd</hi> ...it the book he had been reading. (What ridiculous stereotypical reactions, Sarah said afterwards, the female closing her legs and trying to climb out of dan
    1 KB (197 words) - 19:17, 21 February 2018
  • ...b's last leave home. The child, William, became the father of young Jacob. Sarah was so in love with her husband that she would never
    2 KB (285 words) - 19:37, 24 February 2018
  • ...r> looks, and, according to his grandmother many of his character as well, Sarah formed an attachment to him from infancy that was even closer and <del>xx</ ...ar>shxx</unclear>. Finally, <unclear><del>xxx xx xxx xxx x</del></unclear> Sarah suggested that Jack come to love with her <del>untill</del> to give both bo
    2 KB (333 words) - 19:55, 24 February 2018
  • ...for the first time, that was not <del>house</del> his home, but a room in Sarah's home. And at his parent's home
    1 KB (245 words) - 09:43, 1 March 2018
  • ...ut pretending innocence. It was a game he <add>enjoyed</add> playing with Sarah? Would she wheedle, or come at it direct?
    1 KB (224 words) - 11:20, 1 March 2018
  • ...<del>xx</del> dying <del>at Arnhe</del> after Arnhem before Dad was born. Sarah told me Dad was conceived on Grandad's <add>weekend</add> leave just a few
    1 KB (256 words) - 17:17, 27 March 2018
  • ...hing, that's it, no changing her mind. Pigheaded, Dad says. 'I don't think Sarah and Dad <add>have</add>
    1 KB (206 words) - 11:31, 1 March 2018
  • ...t well again, it took about four months, but by then I'd got so settled at Sarah's I didn't want to go back. Which pleased everybody, I need hardly tell you
    1 KB (214 words) - 11:49, 1 March 2018
  • ...ler. 'Mostly. Sometimes, no. I get depressed sometimes and wish... well... Sarah calls them my mouse moods and says I'll probably grow out of them.'
    794 B (145 words) - 11:53, 1 March 2018
  • 'And my grandmother, Sarah. Hate has a long memory.'
    1 KB (249 words) - 18:55, 2 March 2018
  • ...him feel guilty about Sarah. Writes to Sarah. Or gets out and gets a card. Sarah xxx xxx</del> ...te>The Dutch; the people he's met, the place</note>- Hille and before Ton, Sarah xxx after Ton everyday privacies. Ton: Amsterdam: History: falling for a pl
    1 KB (284 words) - 12:15, 15 March 2018
  • ...evening he arrived to let her know he was safe, he had not been in touch. Sarah affected not to mind about such things but he knew she did. Anyway, he felt
    1 KB (223 words) - 12:26, 15 March 2018
  • ...in black dresses and white <unclear>xxx</unclear></add> The sort of place Sarah would enjoy. There were only three customers <del>there when they arrived</
    1 KB (226 words) - 18:43, 15 March 2018
  • Daan said, <add>teasing</add> 'Let me guess. Your grandmother, Sarah.'
    902 B (175 words) - 10:37, 16 March 2018
  • 'Sarah and Geertrui don't think so', Jacob put in.
    930 B (169 words) - 18:59, 16 March 2018
  • ...rrived here in Amsterdam, that <del>nowhere</del> neither his parents' nor Sarah' was his home, that he <del>had no place</del> belonged nowhere. 'Yes', he
    1 KB (274 words) - 19:26, 16 March 2018
  • ...id the words. 'is that I'd like to stay on till after... next monday - and Sarah's funeral. D'you think I could?'
    902 B (173 words) - 19:31, 16 March 2018
  • ...Jacob's face. A <add>quotation</add> <del>xxx had xxx xxx</del> from me of Sarah's weekly postcards scottled through his <del>xxx</del>. Dust is mind's <unc
    1 KB (238 words) - 12:30, 20 March 2018

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