She has gone back to brooklyn her mother would say. She almost smiled at the thought of it then closed her eyes and tried to imagine nothing more.
Brooklyn sayings and quotes below you will find our collection of inspirational wise and humorous old brooklyn quotes brooklyn sayings and brooklyn proverbs collected over the years from a variety of sources.
Quotes about brooklyn. She was a brooklyn girl with a brooklyn name and a brooklyn accent. Quotes and sayings about brooklyn i was raised by a single mother who made a way for me. Airbnb is a much more effective protest than shutting down the brooklyn bridge.
Brooklyn quote by howard schultz it meant that she belonged to some place. Brooklyn was a dream. Adults standing in so called bread lines children begging in the streets.
I would rather be the man who bought the brooklyn bridge than the man who sold it. Or was it all real and true and was it that she francie was the dreamer betty smith a tree grows in brooklyn google brooklyn writer and you ll get did you mean. All the things that happened there just couldn t happen.
And as the train rolled past macmine bridge on its way towards wexford eilis imagined the years ahead when these words would come to mean less and less to the man who heard them and would come to mean more and more to herself. She used to scrub floors as a domestic worker put a cleaning rag in her pocketbook and ride the subways in brooklyn so i would have food on the table. Especially my father who saw destitution in his brooklyn new york neighborhood.
My parents were children during the great depression of the 1930s and it scarred them. Brooklyn quotes brainyquote. It was all dream stuff.
It will pass just like lasts nights chicken curry. Homesickness is like most sicknesses. Scientists are people who build the brooklyn bridge and then buy it.
She didn t want to change into a bit of this and a bit of that.