The cascading water sang good news through the heat.
“How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth!”
—Isaiah 52:7 KJV
“As a Union soldier, Jeb had peeled mountains of potatoes, so that night, he assigned me kitchen patrol with his teen daughter. Even as a youngster during the war, she had baked many peach pocket pies for soldiers—the nickname “Cream” soon replaced her birth name, Jenny.”
“As the cold of snow in the time of harvest, so is a faithful messenger to them that send him: for he refresheth the soul of his masters.”
—Proverbs 25:13 KJV