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Margaret Wild Quotes

10 of the best book quotes from Margaret Wild
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“Magpie tries to warn Dog about Fox. ‘He belongs nowhere,’ she says. ‘He loves no one.‘”
Margaret Wild
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Fox
book
Magpie
Fox (Fox by Margaret Wild)
characters
warnings
not belonging
loving no one
concepts
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“Through the charred forest, over hot ash, runs Dog, with a bird clamped in his big, gentle mouth.”
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“Fly Dog, fly! I will be your missing eye, and you will be my wings.”
Fox
book
Dog
Magpie
characters
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“I will never again be able to fly.”
Fox
book
Magpie
character
flying
not able
concepts
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″‘I know,’ says Dog. He is silent for a moment, then he says, ‘I am blind in one eye, but life is still good.‘”
Fox
book
Dog
character
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“Now you and Dog will know what it is like to truly be alone.”
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“He takes her to the cave above the river, and there he tries to tend her burnt wing; but Magpie does not want his help.”
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″‘An eye is nothing!’ says Magpie. ‘How would you feel if you couldn’t run?‘”
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″‘Hop on my back,’ he says. ‘Look into the water and tell me what you see.’ Sighing, Magpie does as he asks. Reflected in the water are clouds and sky and trees- and something else. ‘I see a strange new creature!’ she says. ‘That is us,’ says Dog. ‘Now hold on tight!‘”
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“Magpie draws her body into the shadow of the rocks, until she feels herself melting into blackness.”
Fox
book
Magpie
character

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