A story changes every time you say it out loud. When you put it on paper, it can never change. But the more times you tell it, the more changes will occur.

Pat Conroy in South of Broad

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Donald Patrick Conroy (October 26, 1945 – March 4, 2016) was an American author who wrote several acclaimed novels and memoirs; his books The Water is Wide, The Lords of Discipline, The Prince of Tides and The Great Santini were made into films, the latter two being Oscar nominated. He is recognized as a leading figure of late-20th century Southern literature.

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