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The Things He Said Part One – Early Morning

Chapter 2

Why are you weeping?

Then there is terrible confusion. First of all she runs. Back along the paths from whence she came. Her feet pound the gravel. Her breath is sharp and laden. But she soon finds them – Peter and John – they are half awake, sprawled outside the house staring into the middle distance, seemingly oblivious that night has turned to day. They are neither awake nor asleep. They have about them that same pallor of weary resignation that she was wearing...

Taken from The Things He Said by Stephen Cottrell

Published by SPCK

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I found the writing here very powerful. It doesn't use obvious paths to get across the significance of the first Easter. However it is all the better for it, and I was moved whilst reading it on the computer screen. Superb - Stephen Santry

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