Letters from a Hill Farm
I just loved those words, Hannah! We too often feel guilty or think we should be doing something else.
Absolutely! And what is wasted time anyway? Time is time. We all have the same amount. :-)
Kay, this was in my Old Farmer's Almanac engagement calendar, and I thought it was just wonderful. We all worry about how we spend our time, and I thought this was a great antidote to that worry.
So true, so true. Though perhaps I've been taking this too much to heart lately. ;)
That's a GREAT one.
How true! Thankyou, Nan.
I will remember this the next time I think I've wasted my day!!!
I love this quote Nan! I expect mmost of us of a certain age had at least one Puritanical parent or grandparent who made us feel guilty when we were "not accomplishing smething." And we have to keep telling ourselves what T S Eliot says so succinctly.
Thanks to each of you for taking the time to leave a note. I see we all agree with Mr. Eliot!
Thank you for that marvelous quotation from TS Eliot! It's quite consoling to me today--I've been up for well over three hours and yet have accomplished nothing! I think that calls for a nap.
SLR, if we can't do as we please at our stage of life, when can we?! :<)
Now that I am a grandmother, it seems that I am often late in replying to your most-appreciated comments. But I read them as soon as they come in, and I will write as soon as I can. Please do come back and check. I love these blogging conversations. A little addendum - I've just spent quite a long time catching up with dear notes you left me months ago!! I do hope you can get back to read them. And I'm trying to be much more prompt now!Also, you may comment on any post, no matter how old, and I will see it.