"This is a lovely story. A woman grows to believe in herself, her life, her love.
Hurston tells this story in dialect. It slowed my reading down; thus making me really read the words, immerse in the story. It's diabolically clever of her.
"Where's the tension, the story, the anticipation? This is bland, oh so bland.
The war happens around the characters, at a bubble's length. Despite being in the middle of it all, they don't get touched by the war.
This is 3 stories combined (lo..."