Suddenly something dawned on Esther that she had never thought of before. "We live in the middle of the world and everybody else lives around us."
Everyone but Esther laughed.
"What's so funny?" Esther cried. "We do, don't we?"
"Yes, dear," Mom said. "Our home is in the middle of your world. That's the way it should be."
"You can start from home and go anywhere in the world—and all the way to Heaven too," Daddy said.
Appealing stories from the author's childhood memories that grab the attention of boys and girls alike, plant life lessons in their hearts, and bring on occasional giggles and sympathetic sighs.