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The Annunciation - Watercolor Painting Dimensions - 12" X 14.75"

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Mary, Mother of God, mother to Christ and to all of us by extension of her great Love, was once an innocent virgin. Around the age of 14 or 15, she sat in the doorway to the garden peacefully spinning lamb's fleece into pure white thread, when the golden-haired angel appeared before her. He came with an odor of cinnamon and vanilla, at first just a whisper of feathers against her cheek, then the room began to fill with his Light. The feathers of his wings were irridescent, shimmering with the colors of a summer rainbow, and his eyes were kind. His mysterious and awesome presence amazed her, and she dropped the spindle upon the floor, one hand raised to her heart, to listen to his Message. Who saw her that day? What eye witnessed the glowing aura of the Archangel Gabriel, charged by God to channel His power, and overshadow the young Virgin chosen to bear His Son? Perhaps only the tiny mouse in the corner,and her little white cat in the garden...


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