Fabulous Friday: The Time That Is Given…


“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo.

“So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all

who live to see such times.

But that is not for them to decide.

All we have to decide

is what to do with

the time that is given us.”

J.R.R. Tolkien


Hibiscus coccineus


“They always say time changes things,

but you actually have to change them yourself.”


Andy Warhol



“Unfortunately, the clock is ticking,
the hours are going by.
The past increases,
the future recedes.
Possibilities decreasing,
regrets mounting.”
Haruki Murakami
And just what is ‘fabulous’ this Friday?  That we all have a bit of time still to use; 
And the energy and good sense to use it well. 
Stay safe, everyone, especially those living along the Gulf Coast. 



“Happiness is Contagious!  Let’s infect one another.”

Woodland Gnome 2017



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Lifelong teacher and gardener.

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