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SUR Escuela: Mapas

HacerMAPAS

points of reference

“Boddeh Stritt,” she resumed apologetically. He shrugged. “It's such a strange name—bath street in German. But here I am. I know there is a church on a certain street to my left, the vegetable market is on my right, behind me are the railroad tracks and the broken rocks, and before me, a few blocks away is a certain store window that has a kind of whitewash on it—and faces in the whitewash, the kind children draw. Within this pale is my America, and if I ventured further I should be lost. In fact,” she laughed, “were they even to wash that win­dow, I might never find my way home again.”

Henry Roth, Call It Sleep (33)



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