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Author QuotedMorris West
Title QuotedShoes of the Fisherman
Date (Year/Month/Day)1963/10/03
Imprint[S.l.] : [s.n.]. 1963
QuotationI read the Shoes of the Fisherman in the hospital & thought it rather naive & after all timid & passive. Pope Paul is really much more energetic than the tense Pope of that novel! The recent pronouncements have been fine. Did I tell you he wrote me a personal letter & sent me an autographed picture? I expect great things from Pope Paul & this session of the Council "¦
JournalThe Road to Joy: Letters to New and Old Friends.; Edited by Robert E. Daggy. / [S.l.] : Flame. 1990, p. 246-47
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