By Earl E. Gobel
The 12 months is 1865. The Civil battle among the states is raging on. basic Sherman, besides over sixty thousand Union troops, has simply compelled their manner into Columbia, South Carolina. by the point the sunlight rises day after today, Columbia will be in ruins. Three-quarters of the once-striving show off of the South will be decreased to ashes. The delight of the South, the delight of the Confederacy, could by no means get better.
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Well, see that you don’t. The good Lord is watching over you,” she told him. “Yes, ma’am. I’ve got to go take a shower,” he told her. “Ain’t no hot water, did the washing today,” she told him. “Mama, again! ” he asked her. “No, Friday is pie-cooking day. Saturday is washing day, always has been, always will be,” she told him. ” she asked him. ” “Because I stink, Mama. I’m sweaty and hot, and I stink,” he told her. “Ain’t nothing wrong with a man sweating. It means that he’s a hard worker. Yep, that’s the way I figure it,” she told him.
I’ve already had two people ask about it,” he told her. “Already? ” she asked. “Great, you pick the hymn, and I’ll set it up. ” he asked her. “I really enjoyed it. I like the way you bring the entire congregation into it. Most interesting indeed,” she answered. “Well, I’m glad you enjoyed it. ” he asked. “I will, Father. I promise,” she told him. “Great, I look forward to next Sunday then. I’ll leave you all alone now. Good day to you, ladies. Gentlemen,” he said as he turned and walked away. “There goes a very nice man and a great pastor,” Katie said as he walked away.
I know what he told you, son, but you just met her yesterday. ” his mother asked. “Maybe, but sometimes you just know that it’s right. You know in your heart,” he told her. “Son, Grandpa passed that ring down to you so you could give it to your first love. But only you could know who that special someone is. So who are we to pass judgment on your heart’s decision? If you feel that she’s the one, then by all means go ahead and give it to her,” his father told him. “But, Frank, it’s too soon,” Annabelle replied.