Hard Duty

sorrow for sale

No pies remained to tempt Susanna’s throwing arm as she signed her name in blue ink on the land purchase agreement. Careful to stay one step ahead of the law, Frederic Bucannon saw a prosperity in Susanna’s life that he thought he could buy.

“Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ.”
2 Timothy 2:3 KJV

“And not only so, but we glory in tribulations also: knowing that tribulation worketh patience; And patience, experience; and experience, hope:”
Romans 5:3, 4 KJV