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The Tie that Binds

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 07
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1975
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6154f64
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-26
Date Modified 2005-02-26
ID 325315
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6154f64

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Title The Tie that Binds
Description THE TIE THAT BINDS Reva T. Jensen Santa Maria, California Senior Division Honorable Mention #1 Poetry Not everyone can compete For a page in "The Saga of Sanpete" But I can worship from afar For I was born under a Sanpete star. Through the years' haunting edges Of twice told tales and hardships wedges, Mountains with their purple hue That gave the valley a forbidding view. How each man came, turned the sod, Behind every plough, his prayers to God. They gave their youth and a unique hand So those who follow might understand To sacrifice for wondrous things Bring blessings flying in on wings; Now that generation, laid to rest, Have I carried on their last request? My eyes rest on visionary faces As feet now turn to sweet-scented places, Keeping time to a modern beat Hurrying on, and unlistening street. But the tie, like the hush of night Binds my soul with sheer delight. (Reva T. Jensen, born August 30, 1900.) -65-
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Identifier 074_The Tie that Binds.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 7
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 325249
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6154f64/325249