Monday, March 17, 2014

Shadows of Time

once measured in living years,
now engraved in granite.

The Christian symbol
set in stone
yesterday, today, tomorrow.

Under the steeple's 
golden cross,
families kneel in prayer.

Loved ones remembered,
from temporal lives,
before and after today.

Like shadows on the snow.

©  2014  Richard Havaenga

Photo Location:

St. Patrick Church  (St. Patrick) - Parnell,  Michigan  (Michigan)