Category Archives: wonder

A Way of Seeing

               “Oh, how good it is that I have been sent here to such beauty!”                                 Diary I have … Continue reading

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The Speech of Angels

“We are lodged in rooms off the Central Hall (at Miechovitz in Northern Germany) – & before it is daylight the chorales begin there softly like birds singing in the dawn. . .  and all day long there is a … Continue reading

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Sunshine of My Happy Heart

“The peaks of the Mischabel were just shouting for joy this morning in radiant snow, after a day’s storm, and the late filaments of cloud were dancing round their crests. Oh it is a wonderful world.”   28 August 1901 Autumn … Continue reading

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Beholdings!

“… going day by day for what the Japanese would call “beholdings” & bring(ing) back vivid word-pictures of the same that are a joy…   They went with the intent of shewing Margaret (sister) a row of wonderful cypresses, silhouetted against … Continue reading

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