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time when this was a trail that Native Americans used for perhaps many centuries into the past to travel from the east to tidelands to conduct trade and that Mount Olivet origins lie in that it was an ancient burial ground.
From Mount Olivet's front gate is panorama view of the City of Renton. It was here I had a perhaps spectral encounter. It was the middle of the afternoon on a quiet weekday. I had set up my medium format camera on a tripod just
outside the gate with the intent on photographing the view. I was occupied with many adjustments this old style camera needs when I sensed a presence.
Looking up from my camera, I was startled to see a large man all dressed in purple. His Homburg hat, vest, coat, trousers, and shoes were all the same shade of purple. He was tall and powerfully built, yet his age seemed to be in his eighties. He began to speak in a deep voice in a stern but not unkind manner. He began to admonish me about taking pictures in the graveyard.|
Perhaps this had something to do with that it supposed that cameras can
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