One of the 14-inch guns that guarded the Panama Canal in the event of war. Mounted on a turntable, the gun could fire a shell 30 miles out to sea,1942.
Afton Villa Gardens
We were on a road trip in Cajun country and I spied a graveyard out in a field, the middle of nowhere.
Ms Lillie Mae Boles rests there. Green Hill Cemetary. Times musta been tough for her loved ones. No inscription carved into the head stone, only peel and stick letters. Of all the souls buried there, I remember her before all others. It’s not about being all fancy and regal. It’s about doing the best you can. In life and in death….