“Do you know," Peter asked, "why swallows build in the eaves of houses? It is to listen to the stories.” ~ J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan


December Views 6: The More You Know, The Less You Need


  1. a speed boat, a mink coat, a bank, a set of mag wheels, a spa membership, a large dog, a pair of geese, a tractor, false teeth, a trampoline, 8 track tape deck, heaven, hell, a case cheap wine, a pony.

  2. Oh I totally agree with that! Except I am glad for the boots I own...lol ;)

  3. Dying laughing at false teeth. Me, too. Me, too!! Plus these:

    a house that takes hours to clean
    clothes that I don't like or don't fit
    shoes with heels that are too high
    cars that use too much gas
    a television
    hospital bills

    I could go on...

  4. I did go on. In fact, I made a whole post from it. With many thanks to you, of course.

  5. yes.i needed this reminder...this truth...this freedom

  6. I love her writings-really intense, but so full of....what is it? More than insight. More than wisdom. Words of someone who is really connected to a power greater than the sum of all of us.

  7. I have so enjoyed catching up here.
    I also happen to dig this quote. : )

  8. great quote...your list is love.


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