„And what is happiness, Nathan? In my experience, it's only a moment's pause here and there on what is otherwise a long and difficult road. No one can be happy all the time.“

—  William Kent Krueger, livro Ordinary Grace

Fonte: Ordinary Grace

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História
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William Kent Krueger6
author, novelist 1950

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