[Then One Last Thought Tugs At Me, So I Turn Back."So Why Did You Name Me Tamsin?" I Ask. "You Always Promised To Tell Me Later. Even Though, Technically, It's Earlier."My Grandmother's Smile Flickers, Deepens."It's How You Introduced Yourself To Me Tonight. I Just Assumed That's What You Wanted To Be Named.]

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Quotes About Black Widow Spider

"The black widow, who had dispatched a lover or two, was sought out for her wisdom. The young spider asked her, "Did you keep his harmful secret under the threat of danger, or did you spin a web so confusing that he didnt know if you were friend or foe? Did you release him from the web and your presence or will you give another the venom in which to finish him?" The black widow was quiet and then said, "All of the above." - Author: Donna Lynn Hope

Quotes About Loving My Wife

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Quotes About Beautiful Things

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