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I Cannot Tell a Lie, Exactly

And Other Stories

by Mary Ladd Gavell

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Published by Random House Trade Paperbacks .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL7427499M
ISBN 100375758224
ISBN 109780375758225

  I Cannot Tell a Lie God is not human, that He should lie, not a human being, that He should change His mind. Does He speak and then not act? Does He promise and not fulfill? Numbers Remember the legend of the cherry tree? In the original story it was told that six year old George Washington received a.   I Cannot Tell A Lie. at the used book store that I co-manage for the local library here on the north shore of Long Island, Raphael’s “Madonna” is lovely. I wish I had more taste for pictures. I wonder I cannot tell Mama the things I want to now and then. I want to tell her things so much, but she does not [two words crossed out.


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