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Sunday, March 23, 2014

used to be

a furniture store
where the church used to be 
vernal equinox

Posted, in a slightly version, as a comment at John McDonald's blog


Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Yes i remember it from there

Have a nice week

Much love...

2:48 AM  
Blogger Danièle Duteil said...

Everything changes, everything turns. Happy spring!

11:09 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Gillena and Daniele.

2:34 PM  
Blogger Magyar said...

__Such truth, Bill, we see so (too?) many things that "used to be." _m

3:11 PM  
Blogger Frank... said...

A bitter-sweet observation. Nothing stays the same, Bill...

8:33 AM  
Blogger Adelaide said...

Where we live, a church is now an antique store. The kneeling rail has remained; another is now a house. I don't know how that was manged. This must say something about the loss of faith amongst people.


6:58 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Adelaide. Certainly, the number of the unchurched among us is growing. But, to keep things in perspective, check out today's post "passing through."

6:23 AM  

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