Post by Moira Reann on Apr 2, 2021 20:29:25 GMT -5
RIP to a beloved legend
Cleary used her crystal-clear recall to capture the tribulations of young children exquisitely in her books. "I'm just lucky. I do have very clear memories of childhood," Cleary said. "I find that many people don't, but I'm just very fortunate."
I feel this part so much! I graduated 20 years ago, but I easily remember being a child. It's so strange to me so many adults don't.
Tidbit, but I also remember relating to my mom about "Ramona" being impatient with adults, and how adults seem to be ever so slowly taking their time. My mom had a good laugh, since she herself found adults tiring and preferred hanging out with and teaching children