“This young man was more than just David’s roommate, wasn’t he?” Gran said.
“Do you want to talk about it?”
“I love him Gran. I love him and I can’t love him. He has this enormous faith in God. He’ll be ordained a minister when he returns from the Olympics and then he goes to Africa.”
“Is it the religion, Sarah?” Grand said.
Sarah nodded again. “I just don’t have it. It just doesn’t work for me. But it’s everything about him.”
— From Dancing Priest
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