Have yourself a merry little Christmas, make the Yuletide gay.
~Ralph Blane~

Friday, June 4, 2010

What feeds your soul?


If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy,


If a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you,


If the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive. ~Eleonora Duse


(Eleonora Duse was an Italian Actress who was born in 1858, in Vigevano, Italy. She died of pneumonia in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania in 1924.)
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11 comments:

  1. beautiful...both the verse and the photos!

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  2. Beautifully illustrated Elly Mae....

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  3. What a nice post. Nature is a wonder and we all should appreciate it. Have a blessed day. Madelline

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  4. Laughter, dirt and running! That is what feeds my soul!!

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  5. I learn from others- like you Ms. C- that and what you point out bring me joy- and others sharing their joy...

    You would die if you knew what was in my oven curing right now- maple brown sugar black forrest bacon and its going to be dipped in chocolate and then put in ice cream for a party tomorrow!

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  6. ...the night sky, crickets chirping, ancient oak trees, campfires, white water, sunrise, sunset, my children...

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  7. Lovely! Enjoyed the words and pictures!

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  8. Oh, Eleanora Duse is very wise.

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  9. Your prose and photos fed my soul tonight. Thank you.

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  10. All of the above brings me joy...including your beautiful photos and stories...today the sun will bring me joy because I can get out in the garden after all this rain!

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  11. All of the things in your post, both pictures and prose, and having a friend like you that recognizes the important things in our world...

    Thank you.

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