By Joanne Sher
A man – jaw set, countenance firm – looked out in the distance
contemplating history, recalling events of the past.
They said they loved the Lord, that God was their Father.
Yet Adam and Eve disobeyed, eating of the forbidden tree.
And the man pursed his lips.
He said he would follow God, that he trusted His direction.
Yet Abraham bedded Hagar to sire a son his own way.
And the man cringed.
They praised the Lord for miracles, declaring [...]