Clocks stopped at the time each child was born.
Noun old sport (plural old sports) A term of endearment used to a friend. 1925, F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby, Chapter VII "Why not let her alone, old sport?" remarked Gatsby. "You're the one that wanted to come to town." Gatsby uses it because it was seen by Jazz-age Americans as a British slang term of endearment. He calls Nick "Old Sport" in an attempt to bolster the illusion of being educated at Oxford.
Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey, 1941: The classic and gentle story of a family of ducks in Boston who make their way from Beacon Hill to Louisburg Square, and over the Charles River--often from a duck's-eye view. #Books #Kids #Make_Way_For_Duckling #Robert_McCloskey
'Tis the good reader that makes the good book; in every book he finds passages which seem confidences or asides hidden from all else and unmistakenly meant for his ear; the profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader; the profoundest thought or passion sleeps as in a mine, until it is discovered by an equal mind and heart. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, Society and Solitude, 1870
Room by Emma Donoghue - shocking and heartbreaking and inspiring; a testament to a mother's love and the resiliency of the human spirit
Fifty Shades Of Grey: Book One Of The Fifty Shades Trilogy need to read it ...
Slaughterhouse 5 by Kurt Vonnegut.