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Heaven Scent

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I strode through the freshly mopped living room with the fragrant scent of lavender in my nostrils.  "Ah, my husband will love this", I thought.  "Nice clean floor, fresh clean scent.  I'll hop in the shower so Hubby will come home to a clean house and a clean bride."

I started the shower.  The heat and mist from created a fine fog that rose to the bathroom ceiling.  As I stood there watching it, I could hear a verse playing in my head. 

"And when he [the Lamb] had taken it, the four living creatures and the twenty-four elders fell down before the Lamb. Each one had a harp and they were holding golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of God’s people."  (Revelation 5:8 NIV 2010)

Enjoying the heat of the shower, I closed my eyes.  The verse meandered through my mind again and stopped on the last part..."they were holding golden bowls full of incense, which are the prayers of God's people."  My eyes flashed open as my heart ful…