I review the audio format offering of a collection of Maeve Binchy’s short stories.
The birth of the United States and the lives of Thomas Jefferson and his eldest daughter, Martha “Patsy” Jefferson Randolph plays out in this brilliant imagining of her life.
A young blind woman and her father escape Paris with a national treasure as a brilliant, young man is denied his future as a scientist to be thrown into war. This is about the good and bad in people as they are reduced to survival conditions.
How could one person bestow another person as a gift; actually wrap that person in ribbons? And, care so little for her humanity you ignore her basic bodily functions. How could anyone not stand against that?