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Archive for April 8th, 2012

"Flying Upward"

"Lift Up"

Easters Remembered

Little girls and boys got new clothes. Patent leather slippers, pretty pastel dresses with flouncy slips, a straw hat and white gloves. Off to church with brothers running ahead, scuffing their shoes!

We had dyed eggs the night before. We hid each others baskets.

After we slept, my step-mother hand-painted an egg for each of us. Her designs were similar to those from Eastern Europe. She hid her eggs and put our hidden baskets in new locations.

On Easter morning, baskets and beautiful eggs were located. But one year, one egg could not (more…)

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