THE GEM 21 NOV 2014 : The tide rises, the tide falls, The twilight darkens, the curlew calls. Longfellow.

THE GEM 21 NOV 2014

THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

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Build of your imaginings a bower in the wilderness ere you build a house within the city walls. For even as you have home-comings in your twilight, so has the wanderer in you, the ever distant and alone. Your house is your larger body. It grows in the sun and sleeps in the stillness of the night; and it is not dreamless. Does not your house dream? And dreaming, leave the city for grove or hilltop?

Khalil Gibraan

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