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firecrackers Quotes

Two of the best book quotes about firecrackers
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“The ball flew at him and he was conscious of its bird-form and white flapping wings he heard a noise like the bang of a firecracker at his feet and Sam had the ball in his mitt. Unable to believe his ears he heard Mercy intone a reluctant strike.”
Bernard Malamud
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The Natural
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Roy Hobbs
The Whammer
Sam Simpson
Max Mercy
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baseball
batting
competition
strikeout
firecrackers
birds
carnivals
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“Now I wished she’d never broken any of her rules. I understood why she held to them so hard. Once you broke the first one, they all broke, one by one, like firecrackers exploding in your face in a parking lot on the Fourth of July.”

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