|The Old Whelchel House|
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|My Mother's Favorite Flower: Lilacs!|
|Look at how many chimneys! This house |
also had a "dog-trot" through the center of
it, which was typical of old Georgia houses.
Remnants of what must have been an old chest of memories littered the floor. There were scraps of paper with numerous handwritten notes, scrawled in the ancient penmanship of an old scholar. Geneologies, obituaries and wedding announcements from faded newspaper clippings, and fragile pieces of a more recent letter from an old childhood friend gave a poignant portrayal of what used to be.
|Note the interesting tree...the one that had been struck|
by lightening at some earlier time?
|What a wonderful old barn! It's so sad that this is gone forever!|