Every weekend I participate in David Abrams’s “#SundaySentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

“Do you see what happens,” my mother had asked me, “when you don’t give up on making things right?”

Source: Danielle Evans, “Alcatraz” (The Office of Historical Corrections: A Novella and Stories)

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