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Lessons in Wifery from Gift from the Sea

Young Woman with a Red Umbrella by the Sea by Alfred StevensWritten during a beach vacation in the early 1950s, Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s Gift from the Sea is a series of thoughtful essays about what it means to be a woman in the modern world. My three favorite essays, “Double-Sunrise, “Oyster Bed,” and “Argonauta” reveal important truths about the journey through love and motherhood toward transcendence. Read the rest of this entry