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The tales they told me

Jim Lewis

The tales they told me

Short stories about Mississippi

by Jim Lewis

  • 292 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Morris Publishing .
Written in English

  • American wit and humor,
  • Country life,
  • Humor,
  • Lewis, Jim,
  • Mississippi

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10658250M
    ISBN 100739201700
    ISBN 109780739201701

    Merapelo: Tell me that you are kidding. Otsile: No not at all. Looks like Thabiso is serious about getting married. A week ago he went to see his parents and from what he told me, they will be going to see his girlfriend's parents in a week or two. Merapelo: Thabiso wa ntlwaela waitsi. How does he sleep with me then decide to marry someone else. His stories are still inspiring me today. So that’s why a good many of the “twice told tales” that will become “thrice told tales” in the book are the work of Jim Canfield. And some go beyond “thrice told” status because he wrote many historical pieces based on .

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