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Silent Culture

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1991
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 324501
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8

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Title Silent Culture
Description Grandma answered, "Slippers." "Oh, I said, hoping that they might be for me. I imagined myself as a real princess gently slipping on the delicate satin slippers to dance ever so gracefully in flowing pirouettes. "Who are you making the slippers for?" I questioned while wishing it would be me. "For a lady," she answered. "Why does she want such pretty slippers? Won't they "No, they're not for walking." I reflected on that a moment and then asked, "If she won't be walking in them, why does she want them?" "To be buried in." Her answer puzzled roe. "Ik she dead?" "No, not yet." "When is she going to die?" "I don't know." "Why does she want them if she doesn't know when she is going to die? Is she real old and sick?" Grandma explained, She s an old lady, but she isn t sick. She just wants to be prepared, so she asked me to sew her some burial clothes. She will keep them on hand, then she will have something nice to be buried in," people?" 54
Format image/jpeg
Identifier 070_Silent Culture.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324471
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324471