Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

August 21, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Toward Eternity

Book Title: Bye and Bye: Selected Late Poems

My dear husband has been humoring me for a long time.  At our otherwise very traditional wedding, I insisted that one of my friends read from a poem by Michelangelo about death.  (Said poem really had no place in a nice Southern wedding.)  Gus expressed a few concerns about the inclusion of the poem in the service but wisely deferred.  We celebrated 20 years of marriage …

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