An Artist, Photographer, Writer, Poet

Daily Archives: December 21, 2012

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weather is frightful

young in love ~ girl makes quilt
passionate project
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passionate project
gift of warm inviting quilt
young man treasures ~ keeps
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young man treasures ~ keeps
love wanes, quilt stays with young man
new love very unhappy
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new love very unhappy
now a husband ~ quilt returned
weather still frightful
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weather still frightful
quilts warmth now far far away
wife understanding
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wife understanding
quilt returns ~ loves warmth too
passion back under quilt
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This is a fictionalized version of a blue afghan quilt
my daughter made for a boyfriend when she was
a teen.  First it was brought to my house and I used
it for many years.  Then one day, I was called by
my daughter that the quilt would be picked up again
by the now married man.  I asked no questions,
simply handed it him and he thanked me an left.
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