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I saw a man’s praying place;

A holy spot it seemed.

The wooded hills were to its face,

Where the orb’s first glory beamed.

Atop a ridge, beneath oak,

Beside pines with boughs entwined,

His tears the forest floor did soak.

Kneeling there, likewise,

God’s Spirit joined mine. [1]

                – eab, Jul. ’77

[1] George B. Vernon Jr. (father of George III married to Ruthie) former Vice President of Alabama Conference of the Bible Methodist and pastor at Brent, AL for many years.  See Glimpses of Greatness page 79.

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