“Nostalgia is a seductive liar” – George Ball.
Stairs are transitional, in-between spaces and as such, they imply change and effort. What a great metaphor of life itself!
We may be fooled that this life is still. Far from that, it is vibrant changing and evolving.
E.W. Marland came from another state and established his residence in Ponca City, Oklahoma, from all the places, in the early 20th century. Much later, I followed on Mr. Marland’ footsteps…