The Story of my life; with her letters (1887-1901) and a supplementary account of her education, including passages from the reports and letters of he by Helen Keller

The Story of my life; with her letters (1887-1901) and a supplementary account of her education…

byHelen Keller, Annie Sullivan, John Albert Macy

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It is with a kind of fear that I begin to write the history of my life. I have, as it were, a superstitious hesitation in lifting the veil that clings about my childhood like a golden mist. The task of writing an autobiography is a difficult one. When I try to classify my earliest impressions, I find that fact and fancy look alike across the years that link the past with the present. The woman paints the child's experiences in her own fantasy. A few impressions stand out vividly from the first years of my life; but “the shadows of the prison-house are on the rest. ” Besides, many of the joys and sorrows of childhood have lost their poignancy; and many incidents of vital importance in my early education have been forgotten in the excitement of great discoveries. In order, therefore, not to be tedious I shall try to present in a series of sketches only the episodes that seem to me to be the most interesting and important.
Title:The Story of my life; with her letters (1887-1901) and a supplementary account of her education…Format:Kobo ebookPublished:November 27, 2011Language:English

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