I didn't realize everything was right here for the taking. Please REread my blog description at the top of the page. It will explain everything. You can't believe all the information that will follow. NOW I know why Lila/Chastena followed politics, George Washington, patriotism, and Christianity so closely: it was willed to them by their forebears. Oh my word. What an eye-opener.
The 23rd Psalm inspired my great great grandmother on this day. She had her Bible but obviously thought this deserved a place in HER book, too. (It is abridged in this version.) As a side note, I found it lovely that the 23rd Psalm posted on the 23rd - and I didn't plan it that way. :-)
The Lord is my shepherd; I©Copyright 2010
shall not want.
He maketh me to lie down in
green pastures: he leadeth me
beside the still waters.
He restoreth my soul: he lead-
eth me in the paths of righteous-
ness for his name’s sake.
Yea, though I walk through
the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil: for though art
with me; they rod and they staff,
they comfort me. ---Psalm xxiii