Philadelphia Bequest

To be fully seen,

accepted but not excused –

invited to look

at an act of foolishness,

not alone, but in

communion with another –

that was the lasting

legacy given to me

all those years ago

by my Irish grandfather

on a stoop far from

his native land. May I have

grace enough to pass it on.

                                                                              JDG

6 comments on “Philadelphia Bequest

  1. BHW says:

    A beautiful way to remember that precious moment with your grandfather Joan.

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  2. Excellent, Joan, excellent.

    Big hugs

    john

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  3. Phoebe Antrim says:

    How lovely !

    Sent from my iPhone

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