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“I Saw One Weary”

lajas pr

Only one farm provided refreshment during the harvest.

“Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ;”
Titus 2:13 KJV

Inspired by: “I Saw One Weary”

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Blackest Hour

garbage chute ride

As Jake fled through the kitchen, he tripped and fell through his own garbage chute. Moose awaited his arrival in the cellar.

“The Lord is known by the judgment which he executeth: the wicked is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.”
Psalm 9:16 KJV

Feast

pineapple trap

When Mr. Kingman announced a feast to honor Jake, June placed the food boxes over the garbage chute to thwart Jake’s shady business deals.

“He hath filled the hungry with good things; and the rich he hath sent empty away.”
Luke 1:53 KJV

Aloha

pineapple harvest

On the island of Oahu, the captain’s bride insisted on selling a group of slaves, including June and Moose, to a pineapple plantation owner. She claimed the wedding dress that June had created made her look like a pineapple.

“And Haman told them of the glory of his riches, and the multitude of his children, and all the things wherein the king had promoted him, and how he had advanced him above the princes and servants of the king.”
Esther 5:11 KJV

Silk Salve

pineapple party

June earned her pineapple prep degree from the many parties the captain hosted in the Port of Manila. When the captain’s bride-to-be demanded that she sew her wedding dress, June thankfully accepted the difficult but cleaner task.

“I counsel thee to buy of me gold tried in the fire, that thou mayest be rich; and white raiment, that thou mayest be clothed, and that the shame of thy nakedness do not appear; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou mayest see.”
Revelation 3:18 KJV