Sunday Sentence

In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

Ruined.

Source: “Generations” by Rachel Hall (in Heirlooms: Stories).

Yes, I’ve read this before, many times. But I reread it this week because I was teaching it. And as my students noted, this is a powerful line.

2 thoughts on “Sunday Sentence

  1. Temima Goldberg Shulman says:

    Thanks for this reminder of Rachel Hall’s powerful writing and multilayered characters.

    1. Erika Dreifus says:

      Thank you for your comment!

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