Before Egypt, long before travelling to that time and place or any other became even a remote possibility, Mina had paid her dues. Haltingly, painstakingly, maddeningly.
“‘Naive’ is not a word I associate with the Southern Rule. Superstitious, perhaps, traditional, yes, maddeningly set in their way, certainly but not naive.” “I meant you are naive. They must have a hidden motive.” “This is why I have no politics,” said Darvin. “I can’t think in those terms.”ken macleod