“It's a troublesome world. All the people who're in it
are troubled with troubles almost every minute.
You ought to be thankful, a whole heaping lot,
for the places and people you're lucky you're not.”
“[The court postponement means that the completion of the roadwork is postponed until next spring, as well, provided the court case is settled by that time.] Its not going to hurt it to let it go over the winter, ... The road may be a little rougher but its not a safety problem.”
“There were questions about whether we would postpone the game, but she would not have wanted that. She looked forward to this game. She wanted to make sure we played as many good teams as we could. For us not to play because we were sad would have been completely unacceptable to Sallie.”