A Dresser of Sycamore Trees

Keizer, Garret

David R. Godine, 2001

p. 15

(Keizer is writing of himself and a friend): “The last words my journal records Jeffrey's having said to me were ‘Pray for me, a sinner.’ I did not remember until later that these are also the last words an Episcopal priest says to a penitent after pronouncing him or her absolved.”