The Life of Liz

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. ~Anne Frank

Thursday, October 29, 2009

A Winter Walk

We sleep, and at length awake to the still reality of a winter morning.

The wonderful purity of nature at this season is a most pleasing fact.

Every decayed stump and moss-grown stone and rail, and the dead leaves of autumn, are concealed by a clean napkin of snow.

In the bare fields and tinkling woods, see what virtue survives.

In the coldest and bleakest places, the warmest charities still maintain a foothold.

~Henry Thoreau
from "A Winter Walk"


Bonnie October 30, 2009 at 2:13:00 AM MDT  

So pretty ... especially that first one !

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