Riding the Bus with My Sister

Riding the Bus with My Sister

by

Rachel Simon

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Letters and Cards

Beth and Rachel’s letters and cards represent their struggle to bridge the vast mental, emotional, and geographical distances that separate them. As adults, they move to different cities and get caught up in different…

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Beth and Rachel’s Clothes

Beth and Rachel’s differing wardrobes represent not only the differences in their personalities, but also the way that their life experiences have led them to pursue their creativity in different ways. Their taste in…

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