|Born||Gail Kathleen Godwin
June 18, 1937
Bachelor’s in Journalism, University of North Carolina
|Notable works||A Mother and Two Daughters (1982) and A Southern Family (1987)|
|Notable awards||Three-time National Book Award nominee|
The act of longing for something will always be more intense than the requiting of it.
One is taught by experience to put a premium on those few people who can appreciate you for what you are.
None of us suddenly becomes something overnight. The preparations have been in the making for lifetime.