hide-and-seek


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hide-and-seek

(US and Canadian), hide-and-go-seek
a game in which one player covers his eyes and waits while the others hide, and then he tries to find them
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In Luke's Gospel, Mary Magdalene, Joanna, and Mary, the mother of James, bravely go to the tomb at daybreak, not knowing they would become involved in one of the most famous games of hide-and-seek ever played.
The poem then moves through a string of metaphorical hide-and-seek experiences, like lightning flashes, to end with thanks "for unsearchable riches / that reach into our lives, love / calling us by name." Yet these last lines of the poem aren't quite its end, because that "love" circles us back to the poem's epigraph, which is a line from Brother Louis himself: "Your true and only Son is love." This is about as indirect an entry as Jesus could make into a poem.
A three-year-old girl who helped to free her mother and baby brother after a game of hide-and-seek went wrong has been honoured by police.