It seems that the two poets are reflecting back in their early lives as young boys and showing different appreciation toward their father. Her father, George Soucy, worked in a shoe factory in Lewiston. He is known for doing awful things.
I have the clear understanding that there are no perfect people in the Earth; however, my father is perfect for me. Me: Why do you need her?
The family policy is meant to be a broad definition; to include things like defense policy. In my brother Michael was born, followed by my sisters Annette inAngela in and Patricia in Until that time, my mother was unaware of any differences between her and the other children and had never felt the need or desire to assimilate.
She regrets not having spoken French with her children; we had the education, but never the practice.
Mondays were special. His being a Catholic was important though. But the strong, authentic voices of the women sharing their own narratives and awakenings from life without fathers is the power of this book.