By Sarah Bird
"Sarah poultry is a real eccentric, yet one with a simple reward for explaining the human middle. . . . A Lone big name girl-legend."—Boston Globe
What is it that distinguishes Texas women—the well-known Yellow Rose and her descendants? Is it that blend of graciousness and grit that woman fowl Johnson displayed in beautifying highways and dealing with down hecklers at the crusade path? The rapier-sharp wit that Ann Richards and Molly Ivins used to skewer the nice ole boy institution? the ethical righteousness with which Barbara Jordan defended the U.S. structure? An unnatural fondness for Dr Pepper and queso?
In her inimitable sort, Sarah fowl will pay tribute to the Texas girl in all her glory and all her contradictions. She humorously remembers her personal early bewildered makes an attempt to appreciate Rosa xanthina, from the big-haired, completely made-up girls on the Hyde Park attractiveness Salon to her highbrow, quinoa-eating roommates at Seneca condo Co-op for Graduate ladies. After many years of watching Texas ladies, poultry is aware the species as few others do. A Love Letter to Texas Women is a must have box consultant for rookies to the kingdom and the suitable reward to inform any Rosa xanthina how specified she is.
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