A Different Them

Jesus, Mary, and Joseph

was it my Irish gramma Catharine,
or my Italian aunt Josie?

the things we thought we’d never forget

my daughter asked
was I taking their names in vain?
I smiled — maybe?

but it wasn’t them I was thinking of

© 2016-2017 Brian Brown-Cashdollar

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