Fruit For Thought…

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“And how should a beautiful, ignorant stream of water know it heads for an early release – out across the desert, running toward the Gulf, below sea level, to murmur its lullaby, and see the Imperial Valley rise out of burning sand with cotton blossoms, wheat, watermelons, roses, how should it know?”

– fruit quote by Carl Sandburg

Fruit For Thought…

watermelons &roses

“And how should a beautiful, ignorant stream of water know it heads for an early release – out across the desert, running toward the Gulf, below sea level, to murmur its lullaby, and see the Imperial Valley rise out of burning sand with cotton blossoms, wheat, watermelons, roses, how should it know?”

fruit quote by Carl Sandburg

 

William Shakespeare

“When you have our roses,
You barely leave our thorns to prick ourselves,
And mock us with our bareness.”

William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. (Diana, in All’s Well That Ends Well, act 4, sc. 2, l. 18-20. Resisting Bertram’s attempt to seduce her.) (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Diana, in All’s Well That Ends Well, act 4, sc. 2, l. 18-20. Resisting Bertram’s attempt to seduce her.)

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