We now have as much up on walls as we can until we find wall art for a couple tougher rooms. By bringing work home, you do not get more leisure. But this could only be when he could spare some time for it. My first job, if you ignore the paper round £2. We are so busy making money and trying to improve our finances that we have no time left to enjoy the fruits of our labours. I never appreciated it either when I was a young student. It is, in the long term, detrimental to both our physical and mental health.
A poor life this is if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Ben Eagle and thinkingcountry. It comes in four forms: Sercial from the white grape from which it is named grown on the island of Madeira and is one of the four fortified wine mades in Madeira, the others being Verdelho, Bual and Malmsey, in ascending order of sweetness. They were books that got inside my mind and brought themselves up when I had a few silent minutes to contemplate what the characters should do or how they must feel! I remembered parts of it especially the last six lines because I thought it was quite poetic. It was glorious to see it up here, a true lord of the skies.
The magic of this poem is to recite it with excitement or hear someone recite it equally so. What for, asks the fisherman. A poor life this is if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare. The fisherman and businessman In Social Acceleration: A New Theory of Modernity, Hartmut Rosa begins with an illuminating story: A rich businessman, who is on vacation, passes a fisherman sitting on a flat seaside beach and fishing with an old fishing rod. After an apprenticeship as a picture-frame maker and a series of labouring jobs, he travelled to America, first to New York and then to the Klondike.
So far as Scotland goes there is still much to explore and I look forward to many future journeys through the highlands and isles. Talking about Beauty as an abstraction is just lazy. On the docket for this week and next: meetings every day, dentist, haircut, all-nighter with my Link Crew kids to train for orientation, 10-year high school reunion yikes! That leaves the odd 'streams full of stars' - glittering in the sunlight, perhaps? Then you can fish at your leisure. These authors have noted or shown in their fiction how Indians tend to have, or have had, a different notion of leisure. It made me think about how, if I become a mother someday, I would want to treat my child. Money, by itself, has never been able to make one happy.
I stopped the car and grabbed the binoculars. Or maybe just four, so I don't feel too bad. Like many teenagers, I wrote some poetry. And an impulse to reach for another mouthful, so seductive was the effect. This is where the shoe pinches. Self- forgetfulness is the best thoughtfulness of others but one can forget the self only when the self is able to sustain itself on its own.
Duart Castle on the Isle of Mull, from a distance. A relatively favorite quote springs to mind: Wherever you are, be there! It's not just the inversion 'when woods we pass' or the wrong emphasis on 'can' and the second syllable of 'daylight'. This ia a finding which is cause for serious thought. We had, milk, bread, ice cream, juices galore, and more, most we already had in plenty, but…. And the poem has stayed with me and my wife who learned it here in the Cayman Islands when she was a young schoolgirl being taught here seventy years ago.
The younger me when I first read this, had a very different perception. A poor life this if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare. My poor little car was sitting out in the parking lot when a nasty, horrible, no-good, very bad hail storm came up and decided to pelt it and create dents. Monday morning offered a hint of the stress that I had been trying to escape from as we found ourselves rushing to catch the car ferry from Oban. Shawn got to ignore work for a while, I got to ignore that work starts this week, and we were blessed by their sweet presence. No time to see, in broad daylight, Streams full of stars, like skies at night.
A cast of, at times slightly whacky, characters help the tale to flow gently along as Sebastian, the city boy, learns a few lessons about life. What for, asks the fisherman again. From dawn till dusk, have we ever slowed our pace to even spare a minute and look around? He also wrote prose and his 'Autobiography of a Super-Tramp' 1908 was based on his experiences of living hand-to-mouth in England and north America. I feel at one with it, even if I do not understand it fully, as anybody finds it difficult to understand a place they have not grown up with or known for a long time. Then you will catch more fish, the businessman replies. His first poems were published when he was 34. The excitement was palpable as we both realised it was a golden eagle, my first sighting of this glorious bird of prey in the wild.
Most of his poetry is on the subject of nature or life on the road and exhibits a natural si. More often, it boosts it. That cat was so crotchety sometimes, but so stinkin' awesome the rest of the time. No time to stand beneath the boughs And stare as long as sheep or cows. Alternatively, take a walk through a garden or through a forest, or through MacRitchie Reservoir. On the bright side, it didn't break any windows in the condo or the car like we thought it would. My job as a youth worker involved a fair amount of writing — mostly panto-style dramas and school assemblies, but by 2007 I was also preaching fairly regularly.