WINTER REFLECTIONS

Quotes are from Thomas Merton in “When The Trees Say Nothing”

All the life and color of the landscape is in the snow and sky, as if the soul of winter had appeared and animated our world this morning.

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The cold sky is very blue. The air is dry and frozen. Instead of the mild, ambivalent winter of Kentucky I breath again the rugged cold of upstate New York.

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 All the life and color of the landscape is in the snow and sky, as if the soul of winter had appeared and animated our world this morning.

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The green of the pines is dull, verging on brown. Dead leaves still cling to the oaks and they also are dull brown

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More germane to this new year is darkness, wetness, ice and cold, the scent of illness. But maybe this is good. Who can tell?

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One Response to WINTER REFLECTIONS

  1. Norbert Burns says:

    Phil, thank you informing me of the disturbance. Ray n ever said anything but I am sure I must have annoyed him too. I shall be very careful. Prayers, Norb

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