Our recent move did not go as planned. It was chaotic, and full of oh-so-many glitches. We’re still dealing with the aftermath.
“You have power over your mind—not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” –Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
Any bit of wisdom helps, eh?
Today marks exactly seven years of marriage to The Chef.
When we started dating, we lived in different cities. All of our early conversations were through the Internet (where we “met”) or phone.
My word! (Postcard circa 1910)
As such, I find the postcard couple (above) completely adorable. And, after seven years of wedded bliss, still entirely relatable.
“I will not be “famous,” “great.” I will go on adventuring, changing, opening my mind and my eyes, refusing to be stamped and stereotyped. The thing is to free one’s self: to let it find its dimensions, not be impeded.” –Virginia Woolf
“Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.” -Leonard Cohen
Agatha Christie as a Child
Agatha Christie, 1925
Agatha Christie, 1970s
Agatha Christie: 15 September 1890-12 January 1976
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Alternate view from our new place:
We are still in the middle of our move. If I don’t blog very frequently for the next week or two, that’s why.
Here’s our new view!
Our New View