In sorrow she grieved the loss of two sons

Number 16 in an ongoing series

one to murder and one exiled to a foreign land.
But when Adam knew his wife once more,
she conceived and bore another son.
And kneeling in prayer, with tears she wept.
Her God had replaced Able with Seth.
Every day at the break of dawn, in her arms
she held her son,
repeating the story of forgiveness of sin, and the
promise of a Redeemer who would restore
Paradise again.
And Seth became a father to Enoch, who repeated God’s
love to his children and his children’s children
until he walked right into heaven…


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