Post #5.3, Thursday, February 6, 2020

Historical Setting, 562 C.E. Gaul What if Colleta’s widower cousin would choose a troll for his wife? What if the “troll” of this “what if” is her own lonely sister-in-law who too lithely accepts these abuses of gossip? What if it becomes known that the scared and hurting target for ridicule from her sisters wouldContinue reading “Post #5.3, Thursday, February 6, 2020”

Post #4.6, Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Historical Setting, 562 C.E. Gaul          “I don’t think I care to learn to read, Papa. But surely Daniel needs to know it one day and Ezra has no time to teach him. So you  should teach Daniel if you really want to make another person learn things.”          “Oh, Eve, I wasn’t…” What canContinue reading “Post #4.6, Tuesday, January 14, 2020”

Post #2.11, Wednesday, 11-27-2019

Historical Setting 561 C.E. Ezra’s telling me this story, but let me comment here. “I can imagine starting a marriage bringing home a sister-in-law who is the known ogre of village gossip. That would be a bit of a challenge for a new bride. I mean, you said your bride had to leave her ownContinue reading “Post #2.11, Wednesday, 11-27-2019”