"At a young age we would go with our mother to the wash place. We would carry the water, dip the water, and help hang out the clothes. We had a good life. "
"I would like to see children in this day 'n' time go back and have to live the life that I did. Havin' fun really wasn't thought of much."
Rose Ester Shirley Barnes, Fall/Winter 1997
The Foxfire 40th Anniversary Book
Faith, Family and the Land