#0717: Willa Cather to Mary Miner Creighton, February 17, 1924

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[Telegram to Mrs. E. A. Creighton1]

My love and greetings to the old friends in my own town3 who are remembering me today4. I think they know I would rather have their friendship than any other reward. When I was a child I loved my own town more than most children do, but I could not show it. I used to hope that some day I could make my town pleased with me. If I have succeeded it makes me very happy.

Willa Cather