May 28

Books – Excerpt from Chapter One (Day 51 to the USA Launch)

copy-of-young_mabel.jpgThe silk-worm cocoons were softened in vast vats of boilingwater that steamed and churned constantly, then skimmed out andgiven to the youngest children whose small, nimble fingers wereconsidered best suited to picking off the floss before the cocoonspassed on to the next stage.