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#1564: Willa Cather to Carrie Miner Sherwood, December 22 [1941]

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My Dear Carrie1;

I am sending a lovely book3 to you and Mary4. It's by the son5 of our old friend William Allen White6. I read the book with great pleasure. It gives me more understanding of air technique and what mine-sweepers really are than I've been able to get elsewhere. And the story of Margaret is lovely; sentiment that is not sentimentality. Shut yoursef yourself up with it and for a few hours forget the tormented world.

Lovingly Willie