Family Bible

Family Bible

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qSwimming and sex seemed a lot alike to me when I was growing up. You took off most of your clothes to do them and you only did them with people who were the same color as you. As your daddy got richer, you got to do them in fancier places.q Starting with her father, who never met a whitetail buck he couldn't shoot, a whiskey bottle he couldn't empty, or a woman he couldn't charm, and her mother, who qinvented road rage before 1960, q Melissa Delbridge introduces us to the people in her own family bible. Readers will find elements of Southern Gothic and familiar vernacular characters, but Delbridge endows each with her startling and original interpretation. In this disarmingly unguarded and unapologetic memoir, she shows us what really happened in the qstew of religion and sexq that was 1960s Tuscaloosa.At first Ia#39;d make a few wrong marks to make it believable, then erase the errors on my paper and hand in the corrected one. After a few ... It was good for Rose, she thought, to participate instead of just look at her desktop all day. So I just ... I kept the book screen up, not to hide, but because Rose would only copy when the book was up and nobody was watching. a€œThata#39;s ... She would go wherever you led her without resistance, sit there like a knot on a log no matter what you said or did.

Title:Family Bible
Author: Melissa J. Delbridge
Publisher:University of Iowa Press - 2009-05-01

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