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Photos, Texts and A Poem

19 Jun

Our Littlest Live-wire is with her other Grandparents for a  week and these photos came our way tonight – very cheery and good for the soul.

Littlest Live-wire at Sheepwash

Littlest Live-wire at Sheepwash

Water heaven in the Mussel Brook. —  in Sheepwash.

Water heaven in the Mussel Brook. — in Sheepwash.

My beloved brother and my bestest Sister-in-law have travelled to Cornwall today and we will see them tomorrow. Exchanging texts all day has been restorative too.

And a lovely poem for you, Hope is the Thing by Emily Dickinson

“Hope” is the thing with feathers –
That perches in the soul –
And sings the tune without the words –
And never stops – at all –
And sweetest – in the Gale – is heard –
And sore must be the storm –
That could abash the little Bird
That kept so many warm –
I’ve heard it in the chillest land –
And on the strangest Sea –
Yet – never – in Extremity,
It asked a crumb – of me.

 

 
6 Comments

Posted by on June 19, 2015 in Beauty, family, photography, poetry

 

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6 responses to “Photos, Texts and A Poem

  1. calvin

    June 20, 2015 at 6:22 pm

    Your livewire, petit oiseau jaun, as I browsed the previous posts, I think inherited its and bits or chunks of, for being curious an the explorer. It all gets passed down the line doesn’t it.

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  2. babyjill7...Marilyn Griffin

    June 20, 2015 at 1:41 pm

    Oh, what a joy she must be…

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    • mybeautfulthings

      June 20, 2015 at 6:58 pm

      Oh she is! And today she is back for a Father’s Day breakfast tomorrow and then off again. She lifts all our spirits. Thank you for calling in. I am a bit remiss at the moment. Sorry.

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  3. grandfathersky

    June 20, 2015 at 11:46 am

    Emily was such a tender heart …

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  4. Grannymar

    June 20, 2015 at 9:52 am

    Oh the freedom to sprawl out in a hammock with such abandon. I wish!!!!

    Liked by 1 person

     

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