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Three O'Clock

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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
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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 Three O'Clock
Description He opens the car door and buckles her up, then retraces his route, backing out, proceeding North before turning right on the first through street. In a fearful voice, she wonders, "Will we be able to get through this street safely?" Observing the heavy traffic he answers in his calm, assuring way, "Yes, we will drive slowly and very carefully." They come to a stoplight. The truck in front has a license plate at eye level. "Can you tell me the numbers on the license plate ahead?" he asks. His question goes unanswered. Some days she will respond to such questions. Today her thoughts are elsewhere. yard, past her beloved rose hedge. He stops near the home entrance, goes around the car, and opens the door just as when he courted her so many years ago. As they enter the kitchen, she reflexively turns on the light. Some things are never forgotten. She spends time browsing through the home looking at pictures of her children and grandchildren, no longer remembered. She opens cupboards, walks through the hallways, and glances at mirrors, perhaps not certain of whose face she sees reflecting back. He goes to the refrigerator and takes out a pint of Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream. It is her favorite flavor, strawberry. "I am going to have a dish of ice cream; will you join me?" he asks. She answers, "Why, yes. That sounds Rood to me. Does it sound good to you?" "Yes," he answers; 107
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Identifier 123_Three O'Clock.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 23
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324496
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sq8xj8/324496