“Water has its own archaeology, not a layering, but a leveling, and thus is truer to our sense of the past, because what is memory but near and far events spread and smoothed beneath the present’s surface.”
SOMETHING RICH AND STRANGE “The Woman and the Pond” by Ron Rash
…and THIS is why I read short stories! Do you know that CMPL has a Short Story (SS ) collection at Main? This collection contains an excellent selection to please the student, the pleasure reader or the academic. Just ask a librarian.