'The' rock wall: Searching for answers

Castro, Julia
August 2015
Wilson County News;8/5/2015, Vol. 42 Issue 31, p13B
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of driving to the third street of her hometown in Floresville, Texas, examining the old wall that bordered the grounds of the old grammar school, and requesting for rock pieces as memorabilia.


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