By Patricia Polacco
Animals and plant life have been Clara's top neighbors. She had a different means with critters and located pleasure within the good looks that sprang from the soil. yet every time Clara talked, her phrases did not pop out correct. As challenging as she attempted, she couldn't recover from her lisp.
Clara's older brother Davie understood that his sister was once talented. while parents made enjoyable of Clara's stilted phrases, Davie used to be constantly at her part reminding her that she had a expertise for therapeutic creatures.
Davie informed his sister, "Some day you will be a truly nice lady." and that is precisely what occurred. Clara Barton grew to become essentially the most well-known clinical practitioners of all time, and based the yankee pink Cross.
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