Wednesday, March 30, 2011



The summer sun is sinking low;
Only the tree-tops redden and glow:
Only the weathercock on the spire
Of the neighboring church is a flame of fire;
All is in shadow below.

O beautiful, awful summer day,
What hast thou given, what taken away?
Life and death, and love and hate,
Homes made happy or desolate,
Hearts made sad or gay!

On the road of life one mile-stone more!
In the book of life one leaf turned o'er!
Like a red seal is the setting sun
On the good and the evil men have done,--
Naught can to-day restore!

here are some pics of the girls last year on this very date!

Peace in Jesus,


  1. I was going to SAY! Before I read the last line I was thinking...that looks an awful lot like Modesto! Wish you were there. Wish we were in TX :)

  2. Oh & I request a bright springy NEW blog background...

  3. i am keeping it the same Kor :OP

  4. Summer. It's but a distant wish floating on dandelion fluff, here.

  5. Beautiful pics - there's something about B & W photos that just capture the moment so well.

    Did I ask you this already? -- Are you going to the homeschool book fair in Arlington May 6-7??