"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Sunday, June 30, 2013

Magpie Tales #175

photograph by Musin Yohan
Bogor, Indonesia


Very weary
I hurry home..I know who waits for me
My sweet son


Musin Yohan

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Thanks to Tess Kincaid of Magpie Tales
who always finds the perfect image every week!
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21 comments:

insanebloom said...

Very sweet indeed, Kathy!

insanebloom said...

Very sweet indeed, Kathy!!

Sandee said...

Awww...I can remember thinking this very thing too.

Have a terrific day. Big hugs. :)

anthonynorth said...

Lovely words.

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Sweet and smile-inducing :)

Stephen Hayes said...

Lovely sentiment. That first picture is amazing. And such a cute baby.

messymimi said...

Babies are worth getting home to, no matter how weary the day.

Bee's Blog said...

Touching.

Jacqui Binford-Bell said...

I enjoy the different takes on an image. You saw a positive reward at the end of her solitary trek. Nice.

Lyn said...

Lucky, lucky you! Who wouldn't rush home for this? Good for my heart!

izzy said...

Short and to the point- love the taste of anticipation!

Helen said...

Hard to imagine the back breaking existence of those who toil in the fields .. coming home to love ~~ priceless.

Robyn Greenhouse said...

Knowing our loved ones wait for us at home does make the weariness more bearable.

Cheryl said...

Yes, that is very sweet. Love your new banner. You garden is lovely.

Little Nell said...

Making it all worthwhile.

Jerry E Beuterbaugh said...

Certainly different.

hyperCRYPTICal said...

Lovely. A beautiful child makes all worthwhile.
Anna :o]

Kutamun said...

Fantasric anthropomorphising of mothers love...i sound so scientific , sorry

himani rawat nayal said...

How very sweet...smiles.

Jinksy said...

Aaaaahhhh! :)

Sue said...

This one definitely plays to a mother's heart. Loved it!

=)