"Raami, my temple---," he started to say, but stopped, his voice choked. "If you leave me here," I reasoned, "I will suffer, my heart will hurt.""Page 141"
"His powerful embrace had borne me back to the classroom, undeterred by my tears and pleas, my kicking and screaming." "Page 141"
"Get your belongings! Out" There were ten, twenty soldiers--maybe more. They stormed on to the temple grounds and ordered everyone outside. "You, you and you over there!" They pointed with their guns, as if selecting animals for shipment, separating large families into smaller ones. "Only immediate family members together! The rest divide up!" "Page 148"