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Jul 16, 2011 - reflection from the 4th of July

This is a reflection that Jonathan wrote after we went with my mom and Anne and Bob to see the 4th of July fire works in Belgrade Lakes, Maine. PORTENSIONS ON THE FOURTH (Portend- to point toward something momentous or marvelous) As we gather in the failing twilight, neighbors are nearly invisible and nameless. We are together, close, yet alone. A slivered moon hangs above the pond to the west. Remnants of a sunset tinge the sky far to the north by northwest on these longest of days. The dusky rose and orange shimmer on the pond as the...

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