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SEPTEMBER 1 2013 : SPRINGTIME AND THE LIVING IS EASY

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THERE IS ALWAYS A RETURNING POINT.

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AUGUST 1 2013 : Train up a fig tree in the way it should go, and when you are old sit under the shade of it.

 

Charles Dickens :

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We met in the garden. She sat in the shade of the old fig tree, singing folk songs as I rocked in the hammock beside her. The water fountain in the corner made splashing noises and attracted chirping birds and butterflies.

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