The graveyard where the Prophet’s brother lies buried is totally mine tonight. No sightseers have come to pay their respects. I stand a moment in exactly the spot where the Smith family dug up their eldest son and think of Alvin’s skeleton down below, returned to the darkness.
I am A Man of Letters. I’ve been reading lately, and I have found some words I would like to share. Today, “Undercover Mormon: A Spy in the House of the Gods” by Th. Metzger. Chapter Fifty-Six: Numbered With the Dead.
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Until I return, I am… A Man of Letters.