Within My Walls

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 10
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1978
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323735
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Title Within My Walls
Description The folks at that time really knew how to dance and have a good time. At tnany of the dances held under my roof, M&rk ^hnstensetiji played the accordion while Geneva Peterson pia yeo the piano. So many happy times and some sad events took place through the years. Funerals a i ways mads me Tee! depressed and lonely. Many of them before 1900 were held in the homes. 1ities and to smoot h the ha to places. i here were ma ny occasions I remember when the large, double doors were opened, allowing a home-made wooden casket to be carried in, with the mourners in black cloth ing, following closely behind. , . +. , . ... , . „, ,,16 TounQaxnon a no covereo wiin evtroreen, *eaves ? no tiowprs- The beauty and fragrance of white snowballs, pink moss roses, and purple lilacs carried a certain nostalgia that has permeated ray walls. Arrangements of white, pink and red geraniums were welcome tributes when snow lay deep upon the earth. They were Vusually placed in the casket for they were few and precious. would, perhapSj scrape tne red mortar from my ado be and use some of the best ones in a new and modern building. I hoped a remnant might be preserved, when nothing was left of me but a heap of rubble, as a reminder that within my walls had taught one another, touched hands and hearts to build a bond of love and friendship. Although the congregation, who used the worn benches, have followed many diverse paths, their names and faces now forgotten, still , among those whose paths may cross at a far distance time and place, way a warm glow enter their hearts These Our Fathers, p. 70. 2Ali Olsen Bruce Jennings -ao-
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Identifier 094_Within My Walls.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 10
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323734
Reference URL