|Dear holy Mother,|
open my heart to receive
the Word of Your Son.
make your way
to others who honor Mary
this Monday morning
This lovely statue was my mother's.
It was a gift from her sister-in-law,
it's a Hummel figurine. Sometime or another
Mary's hand was broken off, probably by a cat
because my parents always had one
after they bought their home.
I, in turn, gave it to my daughter because