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Walter McMillian Quotes

Four of the best book quotes from Walter McMillian
  1. #1
    “Loose these chains. Loose these chains.”
  2. #2
    “Walter’s sense of humor hadn’t failed him despite his six years on death row. And this case had given him lots of fodder. We would often talk about situations and people connected to the case that, for all the damage they had caused, had still made us laugh at their absurdity. But the laughter today felt very different. It was the laughter of liberation.”
  3. #3
    “They put me on death row for six years! They threatened me for six years. They tortured me with the promise of execution for six years. I lost my job. I lost my life. I lost my reputation. I lost my – I lost my dignity.”
  4. #4
    “But Walter’s case also taught me something else: there is light within this darkness.”
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