Thursday, September 2, 2010

Thomas Bacon Jr., Franklin, MA - 1797

Fig. 1 - (c) 2009 Marian Pierre-Louis. All Rights Reserved

In Memory of Mr
THOMAS BACON Jr,
who Died May 20th
1797
in ye 27th Year 
of his Age.

My friend is gone,
He's number'd with ye dead,
Dres'd in a sable shroud,
involv'd his head,
Food for ye worms and
mould'ring to ye dust
The hand that doth it
is forever just.


Fig. 2 - (c) 2009  Marian Pierre-Louis. All Rights Reserved
City Mills Cemetery, Franklin, Massachusetts

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