The Scent of Water by Elizabeth Goudge (1963)

    ‘At least there is hope for a tree:    If it is cut down, it will sprout again,    and its new shoots will not fail.Its roots may grow old in the ground    and its stump die in the soil,yet at the scent of water it will bud    and put forth shoots like a plant.’ … Continue reading The Scent of Water by Elizabeth Goudge (1963)

December Doings, Domestics, Catch Up, Wrap-Up & Random

* Christmas in a box? He thinks he's a Christmas decoration. * It's heating up here where we are. It's a very different scene in the Northern Hemisphere and I enjoyed seeing Heather's lovely photography & thoughts on her Canadian scenery at this time of year. * For the past couple of months we've been … Continue reading December Doings, Domestics, Catch Up, Wrap-Up & Random