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Silence in a Winter Evening

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneer
Publisher Snow College
Date 1990
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6k64g79
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323884
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79

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Title Silence in a Winter Evening
Description FIRST PLACE SHORT STORY SILENCE IB A WHITER KV3HIMG Linnie M. Findlay 255 East 100 South Ephraim, Utah 84627 Silence is: A telephone ringing in an empty room, The cry of a child in the gathering gloom -A call of distress when there's no one to hear, A prompting that come3 to a listening ear. LaVon looked out of the window at the two parallel windrows of deep snow that were piled at the side of the road. She smiled at her two small children who were playing on the rug by the stove, and was glad they were in where it was warm on a cold night like this one promised to be. As she turned from the window, she thought she heard a faint cry. She looked out again, but could see nothing. A shiver ran through her body as she heard the squeaky, crying sound again, and she hastily pulled on her boots, slipped into her coat and wrapped her scarf snugly around her head. "Where are you going, Mama?" Camille looked up from her play as her mother opened the door. "Oh, there is something out there in the cold . . It's probably a little lost kitten," LaVon answered. "I'll just step outside and see if I can see it. Keep the door closed, and take good care of Doug," she said to her little daughter. As she stepped outside, she noticed that it was colder now than it had been when she had been outside a little earlier. She chided herself for being foolish, coming out in search of a kitten that she couldn't see, but she didn't like to think of anything being out in the bitter cold of a winter night. And night would soon be here. It came quickly in the 125
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Identifier 138_Silence in a Winter Evening.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323838
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79/323838