'Do you think she can see us, talking to one another now?' she said slowly. 'Do you think the dead come back and watch the living?'
But they don’t have tension tamer
"He was away for almost four years during the war. When he wrote me letters, he was never allowed to tell me where he was. So he’d draw cartoons to help me guess."
"When he was dying, I said: ‘Moe, how am I going to live without you?’ He answered: ‘Take the love you have for me, and spread it around."
if books didn’t have covers …
Historical provinces of Finland
"Historical" is a bit of an exaggeration when it comes to a state less than 100yrs old but I approve of this
Historical province (historiallinen maakunta) is a term used to distinguish them from the contemporary regions of Finland (maakunta, nykymaakunta). They roughly correspond to Swedish administrative divisions in late Medieval times and also reflect cultural and linguistical variation relatively well.