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To Louisa:

Life showed us immense kindness when One day, a princess was born into our home Uniting estranged brothers, nay, brethren Into one hive, into one honeycomb Solomon, Henry, Paul and Stephen All brothers of yours Armed themselves morning till evening Brooms swathing at insects by the gross Revelry revealed in our victory dances Aunty wakes up in anger to shut us up Halting our steps and prances A queen you were born to be Mom is proud of you; so are we

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Date: 6/12/2017 6:07:00 PM
a lovely tribute Henry:-) hugs Jan xx
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Date: 6/13/2017 4:40:00 PM
Thanks Jan. It's a tribute to my kid sister, Louisa. Love her to pieces.