oh those little lost things.
you could always find them. now gone,
we wait for them to reappear.
He was known as an eloquent speaker. Saint Anthony of Padua is the Patron Saint of Padua, of Portugal, and of San Antonio, Texas. Prayer cards manufactured in Italy identify him as the saint of “miracles,” but to most Catholics, he is the Patron Saint associated with the return of lost articles and missing persons.
# look after your people, you may never find them again
© 2017, poem and illustration, Sonja Benskin Mesher