Painting Water




      Painting Water
All Alice ever wanted was a husband and family, and that is what she got As she lies dying, she is able to reflect on the life she spent making jam, looking after her husband and raising her children.Little disturbed the steady rhythm of family life and domesticity, and Alice was happy But one person s happiness is the next person s boredom.Alice s family, friends and parents all fought their own personal battle to keep the tedium of life at bay some successfully than others Dick and his gardening, Marjorie and her Latin, Mary and her faith, Nicholas and his painting, Mr Hadley and his whiskey People grow old, babies are born, vegetables are planted and harvested, and life goes on.But as Alice lies on her death bed, an awful thought suddenly grips her Is she dying of boredom Free Download Books Painting Water By Teresa Waugh – heartforum.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 279 pages
  • Painting Water
  • Teresa Waugh
  • English
  • 18 March 2018
  • 0851193137

10 thoughts on “ Painting Water

  1. Lela says:

    This book would be a 3.5 if we could do areader friendly rating I hate to drop a review down so I moved it to a 4 The book has many interesting characters and does hit its time frame well in reactions from people of that time, particularly the main character, Helen There really isn t much depth to the characte...

  2. Ann says:

    Alice is living a life she has dreamed of She has a loving husband and 3 wonderful children who are grown and happy Alice and her sister Marjorie had a strange upbringing by a father who turned to alcohol when he was fired from his headmaster position for being to strict and frugal with the boys, a mother who sank into depression and madness when their brother was killed in WWII Marjorie became self centered and concentrated on her education and became a teacher while Alice met and married Alice is living a life she has ...

  3. Barbara Rohde says:

    As Alice lies dying she reflects back over her life Alice and Marjorie are the daughters of a headmaster of a private school who undernourishes his charges which eventually leads to the closure of the school and the end of his career Alice grows up and marries Dick becoming a traditional housewife and mother and seemingly finds contentment in this Marjorie is younger than Alice and grows up unaware of her father s disgrace, becomes a teacher but scornful of Alice s choices and so she chooses As Alice lies dying she reflects back over her life Alice and Marjorie are the daughters of a headmaster of a private school who undernourishes his charges which eventually leads to the closure of the school and the end of his career Alice grows up and marries Dick becoming a traditional housewife and mother and seemingly finds contentment in this Marjorie is younger than Alice and grows up...

  4. Sue Frances says:

    I loved this book Its about Alice s life as she thinks back Alice is on her deathbed but though its a moving story its not without humour It is a good read and I would definitely recommend it.Thank you to Endeavor Press and Netgalley for my copy.

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