Last night, my Sister passed away.
SUSAN ( SANDERS) POMROY. 26 May 1952 – 17 February 2911.
"Those were summers when the heart quivered up from the hot yellow gravel and pierced the plaited rushes
of my wide-brimmed hats, summers almost without nights. For even then I so loved the dawn that my mother
granted it to me as a reward. She used to agree to wake me at half past three and off I would go, an empty
basket on each arm, towards the kitchen gardens that sheltered in the narrow bend of the river, in search of
strawberries, black currants, and hairy gooseberries."
foto – dining ensemble in sydney
Think to-day and speak to-morrow.
foto- ilnam estate winery
This night, all night, the lean dogs of desire Have bayed upon my track, Yelping, keen of scent, afire To pull me down.
foto – charlie and co at forealty towers
A child’s service is little, yet he is no little fool that despiseth it.
Probably the happiest period in life most frequently is in middle age, when the eager passions of youth are cooled, and the infirmities of age not yet begun; as we see that the shadows, which are at morning and evening so large, almost entirely disappear at midday.
FOTO – BILAMBIL COTTAGE IN THE MORNING 2004
But my daughter… said, “Tell them about how you’re never really a whole person if you remain silent, because there is always that one little piece inside you that wants to be spoken out, and if you keep ignoring it, it gets madder and madder and hotter and hotter, and if you don’t speak it out one day it will just up and punch you in the mouth from the inside.”
Audre Lorde in Sister Outsider
FOTO –FOR ZARA HABLETHWAITE. A FRAME AT THE END OF URUNGA. WITH BARINA.
Keep him at least three paces distant who hates bread, music and the laugh of a child. Lavater
Hard heads in Hardeston, Quakers in the Pow ; The braw lasses d Abdie Canna spin their ain tow"
A CENTURY OF SCOTTISH PROVERBS AND SAYINGS, IN PROSE AND RHYME, CURRENT IN FIFE AND CHIEFLY OF FIFE ORIGIN. COLLECTED AND SELECTED BY G: MACKAY, Sheriff of the Counties of Fife and Kinross.
FOTO - MT TAMBORINE SPINNER 2008
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