Ariana Franklin Quotes

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But it's a pretense, it's artificial, ' Adelia protested. 'Love, honor, respect. When are they ever extended to everyday women? I doubt if that boy actually practices what he's singing. It's... it's a pleasant hypocrisy.' 'Oh, I have a high regard for hypocrisy, ' the little nun said. 'It pays lip service to an ideal which must, therefore, exist. It recognizes that there is a Good. In its own way, it is a token of civilization. You don't find hypocrisy among the beasts of the field.' 'What good does the Good do if it is not adhered to?' 'That is what I have been wondering, ' Mother Edyve said calmly. 'And I have come to the conclusion that perhaps the early Christians wondered it, too, and perhaps that Eleanor, in her fashion, has made a start by setting a brick in a foundation on which, with God's help, our daughters' daughters can begin to build a new and better Jerusalem.' 'Not in time for Emma, ' Adelia said. 'No.' Perhaps, Adelia thought drearily, it was only a very old woman who could look hopefully on a single brick laid in a wasteland.

-Ariana Franklin
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