By Sarah Bird
"Sarah chicken is a real eccentric, yet one with an easy present for explaining the human center. . . . A Lone superstar 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 poultry 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 united states structure? An unnatural fondness for Dr Pepper and queso?
In her inimitable kind, Sarah chicken can pay tribute to the Texas lady 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 good looks Salon to her highbrow, quinoa-eating roommates at Seneca condo Co-op for Graduate ladies. After a long time of looking at Texas ladies, chicken is familiar with the species as few others do. A Love Letter to Texas Women is a must have box consultant for rookies to the country and definitely the right present to inform any Rosa xanthina how certain she is.
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