In the summer of 1988, when Jake Asher was twelve, his mother traveled all the way to Yugoslavia to meet the Virgin Mary. She returned a week later, heartbroken. The Mother of God was nowhere to be found, only tourists and peddlers of holy relics.
Booth: Vol. 4
, Article 2.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/booth/vol4/iss1/2