Published: January 21, 1997
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Imprint: Ballantine Books
Paperback published by Ballantine Books (Random House Publishing Group)
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The Whistle Stop Cafe opened up last week, right next door to me at the post office, and owners Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamieson said business has been good ever since.
He wanted to get out of Chicago; the wind that whipped around the buildings was so cold that it sometimes brought a tear to a man's eye.
But who could have known that all the shiny shoes and flashy three-piece suits could never cover up the bitterness that had been growing in his heart all these years...
His main problem in life, at the moment, was that he loved too well and not too wisely.
The old woman stood on the side of the road and waved back until the car was out of sight.