They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.
And a heaven in a wild flower,
Hold infinity in the palm of your hand,
An eternity in an hour.
and a great fear of shallow living.
greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are
joined for life – to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
We need the tonic of wildness…At the same time that we are earnest to
explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious
and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and
unfathomed by us because unfathomable. We can never have enough of
-Henry David Thoreau, Walden
-Justina Chen, North of Beautiful
that will endure as long as life lasts. There is something infinitely
in the repeated refrains of nature ‑ the assurance
comes after night, and spring after the winter.