Several weeks ago I was looking for the grave of a former member of the 3rd Michigan Infantry -- which I did not find as it turned out -- but in my wandering stumbled across these folks.
|Catherine Burns Porter|
It may be that in all her phrases stirred
The grinding water and rasping wind
But it was she, and not the sea, we heard
And the Bellinger family. . .
|Note Michael is listed as "Nubian", which typically describes someone from the Sudan or southern Egypt.|
|and why the "secret"?|
|Connor - a gorgeous stone, one that you should not miss and certainly not miss the reverse side. . .|