Harriet and the Sparrow

By Jennifer Frost Rain fell on the roof of the cottage where Harriet lived with her parents. She sat at the window while they bickered in the kitchen. “Thin soup again,” said Father. “Earn more; we’ll eat better.” “A good wife makes the smallest sum suffice, stupid woman.” The rain on the roof said, “Harriet, … Continue reading Harriet and the Sparrow