I am the sea and nobody owns me.

January 12, 2019

Adrienne Grimes
Jan 13, 2019 · 3 min read
Astrid Lindgren and two of her beloved classics.

“I am the sea and nobody owns me.”
— Astrid Lindgren, Pippi Longstocking

I’ve always been enamored by the ocean.

There’s a family theory that when I was a little girl I had a past life experience. I was three years old and talking about my mother drowning. It’s my earliest memory. I don’t know if it’s true, or just my…