Figs! and Kate Chopin



From Ripe Figs

“Maman-Nainaine said that when the figs were ripe Babette might go to visit her cousins down on Bayou-Boeuf, where the sugar cane grows. Not that the ripening of figs had the least thing to do with it, but that is the way Maman-Nainaine was.”

-Kate Chopin

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Happy late summer! Figs are just starting to get good.



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