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More than Fish

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 21
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1989
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325980
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t

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Title More than Fish
Description HONORABLE MtfSTIOIt P03TRY HGRE THMI FISH Lillian H. Fox 149 North 100 Vest Nanti, Utah 84642 "Cone with me," he gently said, "you need to get away." So in our jeep we headed east to find a fishing bay. Happily I v/ent along, who could ask for more? So here we fished the uhole day long, beside a rocky shore. l-jy troubled heart was aching, I felt empty deep inside; A dear one had left me, last week she died. •IVas hard for me to comprehend the meaning of my tears, For vie had lived and loved each other all our tender years. "Why?" I asked the gulls, as they dipped into the waves, But gulls have no reason or concern for human graves. Then I felt the water cool and smooth upon my hand, In all its power and strength, could it help me understand? Was there wisdom in the depths, could it tell me more? But the carefree laughing vater only slapped upon the shore. A hundred feet in front of us the fish be^an to play; As they jumped their silvery sides caught a crimson ray* Hot one we caught, it mattered not, our purpose was delayed, To feed our soul, had been our goal, we'd fish another day. sr\.Ihy?" I asked the setting sun, that gives life and ligfri "Is there a reason for her death, can this possibly be right? The sun only stared at me, her one eye big and bright, Then drove her smiling face straight forward into night. Twe loafed that lovely day away, then something in me stirred, 'Tvas just a tinkling in my nind, 'twas not a voice I heard,
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Identifier 084_More than Fish.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 21
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 325844
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cf9n7t/325844