Nine short stories about American life, unrequited love, familial distrust, and unfair parental control, and a novella where cultures clash and humans survive with caring and selflessness overcoming the default of violence and destruction. Each story rich with unique characters proving they have the will to survive life's most difficult obstacles, and discover their own capabilities to affect their own destinies.The only furniture in the room was an aluminum-tube folding chair with plastic woven strips on the backs and seats, and a ... Atoilet and a shower that was a showerhead attached to a garden hose and tied loosely to metal tracks that supported the retractable door. ... She washed the plates in the sink and dried them with a clean but ragged towel and stacked them below the sink where the pipes were.
|Title||:||The Necklace and Other Stories|
|Author||:||William H. Coles|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2012-10-01|