Through Pain to Purpose Book Signing
Coming soon, "Through Pain to Purpose." The true life account of Author Renee R. Williams. Her story will touch your heart, change your heart, or set your heart free. Reserve your copy today.
...Momma’s hands were filled with all her valuables. Things that meant something to her she carried them out of the fire. None of the shoes, clothes, or other items she carried out were mine. Momma left my picture on the mantle. It was a picture of her and me; we were standing side by side.
As we stood in front of the building with the rest of the tenants several firemen emerge from the dark shadows dragging another charred body from the barrage.
“Yikes!” Momma strangled!
“My bread and butter!” While grabbing her valuables things, Momma inadvertently left her purse on the sofa.
“Stay right here and don’t move! My purse!”
Momma was asphyxiating. She could barely get the words out of her mouth.
I wanted to blurb out, “No Mommy, don’t go!”
But before I could say a word, she had already disappeared back into the blaze.
“God, don’t let Momma get burnt up. If she gets burnt up and die I don’t have nobody. Please God, don’t let the fire kill Momma.”
Momma came running out of the building with her purse and a few more of her precious things. My picture was still on the mantle...
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