My husband and I were standing at our living room window, watching a man walking down the distant road. The man lived nearby in a broken down house. Every day he walked two miles to a neighborhood bar where he spent his time.
Remembering Mary The couple always appeared just before the service began. He carried a small pillow under his arm. I wondered why. Together they sat in the front pew, listening attentively. One Sunday, as the service ended, Mary’s husband stood to leave. The pillow he had carried under his arm now lay on the church […]
The older you grow the greater is your responsibility toward life, society, and the two people who created you, your Mother and Father.
Tenth Grade English Composition 1951 Mary Anne Whitchurch December 7, 1941 On a cold, grey morning when the fog had yet to rise; And the seagulls made a flutter like a bird of paradise. The waves were as a rose vine coils in an arbor, Thus began the day Japanese bombed PEARL HARBOR. The […]
A large plane had flown into the World Trade Center in New York City
and completely disappeared.
The county fire trucks were blowing their sirens
as they slowly drove along the parade route.
The driver in each truck waved happily to the crowds
as they passed by.