The Mother Author:Pearl S. Buck "They said he was a communist." — "Where is he" the mother cried. — "Where is my youngest son?" — "We saw him this morning among many others," came the answer."His hands were tied behind him and he was marching past the market place There was a long line of some twenty of thirty. The guards said that they were communists who would be killed tomorro... more »w."
"Communists." The mother's jaw trembled as she repeated what she had heard. " I have heard that word, but i do not know what it is."« less