Their Eyes Were Watching God

Just received this masterpiece of Zora Neale Hurston from BookDepository.

Cover of Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

The beginning is auspicious:

“Ships at a distance have every man’s wish on board. For some they come in with the tide. For others they sail forever on the horizon, never out of sight, never landing until the Watcher turns his eyes away in resignation, his dreams mocked to death by Time. That is the life of men.”

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