Monthly Archives: February 2016

Heaven, Earth, and Harper Lee

HarmonyHarper Lee, who died today at 89, understood the things of earth. In her classic novelĀ To Kill a Mockingbird, the descriptions of waxy camellias, droopy houses, and shoes crunching on gravel painted a small-town world that we recognized. We recognized the people in her world, too. There were oppressors and oppressed, hypocrites and cynics, and one quiet man with a conscience.

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