The Birth of a Grandfather

@inproceedings{Sarton1957TheBO,
  title={The Birth of a Grandfather},
  author={May Sarton},
  year={1957}
}
This is the story of the Wyeth family, set in Cambridge, Massachusetts (and in the summer, Maine): the very old, who are looking back; Sprig and his wife Frances, who are finding their way in the midst of youthful hopes that refuse to fade away; and the young, embarking on adulthood, sometimes with anger. As Sprig struggles to reach past his reserve so that he can be there for his wife and children, and for a friend who needs him, the other characters likewise find their way to what self… CONTINUE READING