TITLE

The Scent of My Memory

AUTHOR(S)
Torres, Ruby
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Teen Ink;May2004, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's experience of being with her mother in Mexico. She spent a beautiful warm and humid morning after a night of rain with her mother putting her on her lap and hugging her. At that moment, the author felt happy because she felt her mother's love. The earth's smell after it rains reminds her of the feeling of her mother's love.
ACCESSION #
24236177

 

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