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June 30, 2009

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What a lovely post - and what a wonderful way to start my own day (sans expectations?).

What a refreshing way to start my day...reading your post. I think I'd like to try this experiment as well.

Love your writing and your book.

Magnificent, those roses and that look.

thanks what a great post! paying attention today and I may try your "experiment" tomorrow.

And that Eliot quote reminds me of a quote from Emerson:

"Man is timid and apologetic; he is no longer upright; he dares not say 'I think,' 'I am,' but quotes some saint or sage. He is ashamed before the blade of grass or the blowing rose. These roses under my window make no reference to former roses or to better ones; they are for what they are; they exist with God to-day. There is no time to them. There is simply the rose; it is perfect in every moment of its existence."

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