The Story of My Life Author:Helen Keller The Miracle: Unable to see or hear or talk, a near-savage child named Helen Keller lives in dark, fear-filled silence. Then a strong-willed teacher named Annie Sullivan achieves a breakthrough, a way into Helen's mind: "She placed my hand under the water spout. As the cool stream gushed over one hand she spelled 'water' into the other. Sudde... more »nly the mystery of language was revealed to me. I knew then that 'w-a-t-e-r' meant the wonderful cool something that was flowing over my hand. That living word awakened my soul, gave it light, hope, joy, set it free!"
Introduction by Robert Russell Author of To Catch an Angel« less