"I see fourteen passenger pigeons, a squadron of Messerschmidts. Over there I see Jesus Christ rising from the dead. Mary being assumed into heaven. I see a horde of Mongols, Babe Ruth taking a s***, and a partridge in a pear tree."
"I mean, do you see anything interesting?" Mary Anne answered unemotionally.
And we're off on a Pat Conroy story, full of impossible but wildly entertaining dialogue plus reflections on family, sports, the military, the American South,