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Thursday, October 18, 2012

one more for Teresa (and by her)

Teresa of Avila (1515-1582) talks to God after her leg is broken when a cart overturns:

if this is how
You treat Your friends
no wonder You have
so few

Teresa was canonized in 1622. Her feast day is October 15.


Blogger Adelaide said...

I like your Teresa poems. You both are amusing.


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