“To be well married you have to have a penchant for the intricacies of intimacy and larval change..If the personality is a spider’s web, you will want to know every thread…Pleasures no longer come to you, but there are pickings to be had if you can learn to scavenge for them”
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The ring bearer’s pillow pictured above exhibits the Norwegian art of Hardanger. Even weave fabric, cut between series of satin stitches, creates intricate open designs. I made it in 1982 at the age of 21.
I haven’t done this Weekly Photo Challenge in a while and I’ve missed it.
“Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.”
― John Lubbock, The Use Of Life
This photo was taken on a bike ride a few miles from my home. When I saw this fine display of Queen Anne’s Lace, I had to stop and snap some shots. Another name for it is Wild Carrot, and while edible, I understand it is not very tasty. It is, however, an ancestor of the sweet roots we eat today.
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