Frederick Buechner Quote

I loved rain for making home seem home more deeply, and I suspect that is why, from as far back as I can remember, I also loved those books I read and the people I met in them and the worlds they opened up to me. Like a house in the rain, books were havens of permanence and protection from whatever it was that as a child I needed protection from.


The Sacred Journey (ed. Harpercollins, 1982)

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I loved rain for making home seem home more deeply, and I suspect that is why, from as far back as I can remember, I also loved those books I read...

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I loved rain for making home seem home more deeply, and I suspect that is why, from as far back as I can remember, I also loved those books I read...

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I loved rain for making home seem home more deeply, and I suspect that is why, from as far back as I can remember, I also loved those books I read...

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I loved rain for making home seem home more deeply, and I suspect that is why, from as far back as I can remember, I also loved those books I read...