Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language. –Henry James Enjoying a lovely summer day strolling among the roses in Portland’s Rose Garden. Such beautiful sights and smells.
Today is Random Acts of Kindness Day 2018 “Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” –Scott Adams This link gives some suggestions of kind things you could do today, or any day. https://patch.com/us/across-america/random-acts-kindness-day-2018-saturday-10-things-do
HOW happy the holly-tree looks, and how strong, Where he stands like a sentinel all the year long. Neither dry summer heat nor cold winter hail Can make that gay warrior tremble or quail. He has beamed all the year, but bright scarlet he’ll glow When the ground glitters white with the fresh fallen snow….