a mighty + complete work

17 . January . 2012

may the LORD teach you
how precious Christ is
and what a mighty + complete work
He has done for our salvation.

may the LORD teach you
all your need for the Holy Spirit,
sanctify +
quicken your souls.

-j c ryle,
‘the duties of parents’

our wise chess teacher,
imploring b to remember that chess is
‘a war, betsy, a war!’

[in his wonderful turkish accent;
i find myself calling it a
beeship in solidarity with r]

secret maternal smile:
she worked her
queen + knight into some
sittingpretty positions.

{black king is in the lowerleft,
h8 spot}

‘checkmate’ sounds the same
in turkish & english.

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