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In Memoriam A.H.H. by Alfred, Lord Tennyson

I just finished Alfred, Lord Tennyson’s most famous poems, In Memoriam A.H.H. This poem was a poem written in memory of his dead friend, Arthur, who was also a poet. 315 more words


What the Chaplain Said

We gather this warm summer’s morning upon this hill to lay to rest the remains of a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, Highlander, dear neighbor and faithful friend, United States Coast Guard Captain  Paul Reed Peak, Jr. 327 more words

Rather use than fame - Merlin and a Young Squire

And Merlin lock’d his hand in hers and said,
‘I once was looking for a magic weed,
And found a fair young squire who sat alone, 273 more words

Practices Of Faith

Extracting Art from the Land

But I retained the landscape, and I have since annually carried off what it yielded without a wheelbarrow. With respect to landscapes,–

“I am monarch of all I… 431 more words


Young at Heart

Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and tho’ we are not now that strength which in old days moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are; one equal temper if heroic hearts, made weak by time and fate, but strong in will, to strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield. 271 more words


A Garden of Kindness

If I had a tulip for every kindness and positivity I get from the blogging community, I could walk through my garden forever. 139 more words