8" X 11"
If a face ever spoke a thousand words, this
one does. Gertrude lives by herself but she is not alone.
Her ninety-three years on this earth continue to live very
clearly in her mind and keep her company. Although she never
knew slavery personally, she lived through plenty tough times
in the first half of 20th Century America, all the while maintaining
her inward beauty and dignity and avoiding bitterness.