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Morten's Journey

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneer
Publisher Snow College
Date 1990
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6k64g79
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323884
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79

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Title Morten's Journey
Description signal to the team, he acknowledged some disappointment. "I expected more from this day," he sighed. "Ko adventure after all," He guided the horses onto the long road toward Hojle Kose, The road was taking on some of the yellow hue of the sky. A meadow stretched away to thG north and ahead the road curved around a long grassy hill to the southeast. Beech trees growing along the ridge of the hill were silhouetted against the sky, which was now baking on orange tints. His thoughts plodded along with the rhythn of the horses hoofs, but as he passed the edge of the hill, he saw ahead of hin on the road two young men. They looked to be a few years older than himself, in their early twenties probably. As he pulled abreast, they called to him. "Could you give us a ride to the next town?" "Ya, climb up. What has put you on the road so far from any town this late at night?" "V/e're missionaries. We're on our way to take our message to the villages of lyn." The men were easy to talk to, and Korten was glad of the company. They belonged to a sect Morten had never heard of. ".Then they reached the farmhouse, he introduced them to his uncle. Jens Larsen was a good nan. Prom the tine that Morten had been sent to live with hin at seven, ten years before, he had been treated as a son rather than a nephew. Jens Larsen had raised him, taught hin to work hard, to appreciate beauty, to show charity. Ee had shown him a rough affection throughout all the years, and Morten trusted, respected and loved him perhaps more than his own father, whom he did not know as well. During the early years with the Larsen's, his father's sister and her husband, he had often wondered why he and not one of his older two brothers 77
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Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 22
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323811
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6k64g79/323811