image from modiglianigallery.org
It was not a beautiful death.
It is not by machinery but by faith:
The Savior’s Cross coveted the role
of being the holy graphite
in Jehovah's Great Pencil.
Just humble wood, yet became a holy
symbol; for the crucifix will forever
be the launching pad for
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for Kerry & her HS students,
inspired by Niska Ramkhelawan--FAREWELL
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