First Chapter - First Paragaph(s) - Tuesday Intros

This weeks choice:
True Grit by Charles Portis
Originally Published June 28, 1968


People do not give it credence that a fourteen-year-old girl could leave home and go off in the wintertime to avenge her father's blood but it did not seem so strange then, although I will say it did not happen every day.  I was just fourteen years of age when a coward going by the name of Tom Chaney shot my father down in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and robbed him of his life and his horse and $150 in cash money plus two California gold pieces that he carried in his trouser band.

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Loved the movie and the INTRO Melissa. Will be looking for your review.

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