This quote is from another favorite, Joy Luck Clubby Amy Tan.
pg. 89: I was six years old when my mother taught me the art of invisible strength. It was a strategy of winning arguments, respect from others, and eventually, though neither of us knew it at the time, chess games."-Waverly Jong.
Mothers and daughters share a unique relationship-well, females in general share unique-and powerful-relationships among one another.
Waverly, who was raised in America,...