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LYNNE SANDERS-BRAITHWAITE (BELL) . AN ESTUARINE ELDERWOMAN OF URUNGA IN THE BELLINGEN SHIRE OF NSW AUSTRALIA

THE GEM 27 APRIL 2018 : Underwater men will walk, will ride, will sleep, will talk. Mother Shipton, a seventeenth-century prophetess.

“There’s nothing wrong with enjoying looking at the surface of the ocean itself, except that when you finally see what goes on underwater, you realize that you’ve been missing the whole point of th…

Source: Underwater men will walk, will ride, will sleep, will talk. Mother Shipton, a seventeenth-century prophetess. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

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THE GEM 26 APRIL 2018 : Love can neither be bought nor sold, its only price is love. 

“A kind of light spread out from her. And everything changed color. And the world opened out. And a day was good to awaken to. And there were no limits to anything. And the people of the world were…

Source: Love can neither be bought nor sold, its only price is love. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 25 APRIL 2018 : After dinner sit awhile; before breakfast walk a mile. 

When God threw me, a pebble, into this wondrous lake, I disturbed its surface with countless circles. But when I reached the depths, I became very still. Khalil Gibran Read more at:

Source: After dinner sit awhile; before breakfast walk a mile. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 24 APRIL 2018 : I don’t follow precedent, I establish it. 

– Fanny Ellen Holtzman“For me, childhood roaming was what developed self-reliance, a sense of direction and adventure, imagination, a will to explore, to be able to get a little lost and then…

Source: I don’t follow precedent, I establish it. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 23 APRIL 2018 : “I love to escape to wild places – forests, mountains rivers or the sea. If that’s not possible, I flee into books; vicarious travel is rejuvenating” Jane Wilson-Howarth | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

*Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes the mountain in its azure hue.

Source: “I love to escape to wild places – forests, mountains rivers or the sea. If that’s not possible, I flee into books; vicarious travel is rejuvenating” Jane Wilson-Howarth | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 22 APRIL 2018 : It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. 

― Friedrich Nietzsche “I think people expect too much from marriage today,’ he said. ‘They expect perfection. Every moment should be bliss. That’s TV or movies. But that is not th…

Source: It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY

THE GEM 21 APRIL 2018 : Marriage is a promise. Not just between the couple but to the community at large, to generations past and to those yet to be born. 

Heritage.org “Within this Christian vision of marriage, here’s what it means to fall in love. It is to look at another person and get a glimpse of what God is creating, and to say, “I s…

Source: Marriage is a promise. Not just between the couple but to the community at large, to generations past and to those yet to be born. | THE OLD PROVERBIAL RECOVERY