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Peter Carey Quotes

The seamen had whitewashed the smoky ceilings of the ward, and that dear homely smell carried the vividness of thatch and lumpy walls and stew given from the goodness of a stranger's heart. But that was all there was of comfort, and the salt air had turned from cold to warm in the passing of a life, an afternoon.
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Biography
Profession:
Novelist
Nationality:
Australian
Born:
February 7, 1943