"Stuff is eaten by dogs, broken by family and friends, sanded down by the wind, frozen by the mountains, lost by the prairie, burnt off by the sun, washed away by the rain. So you are left with dogs, family, friends, sun, rain, wind, prairie and mountains. What more do you want?"
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
How agreeable it is to do nothing all day and to rest afterwards.
- French saying quoted in letter from Patrick Leigh Fermor to Deborah Devonshire, 1970.