Bmeandering

Bmeandering

Monday, November 22, 2010

Connections

One day at the lake, when I was taking tree and sky pictures,
this indication of a jet appeared.
I tracked it with my camera until it was heading beyond my camera range.
The blue of the sky is flat, which is not what I'd hoped for, but I still like
the streak across the sky.




We cannot live only for ourselves.
A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men;
and along these fibers,
as sympathetic threads,
our actions run as causes,
and they come back as effects.

Herman Melville (1819 - 1891)


From yet another great author:

The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever.
I John 2:17

6 comments:

  1. True. In a way, it's exactly what I was trying to say on my post today... we are never alone, even when that's how we perceive it. The old "no man is an island" quote. So very true.

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  2. We're all connected by fragile silver threads...

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  3. This is lovely, in photo and thought : )

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  4. You and Joanne were certainly connecting in your posts ... thoughts to remember when we consider our ways.

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  5. Hi Beth, We all are connected in one way or another for sure.... That is special when you think about it, isn't it????? When I meet a long-lost cousin who has read one of my blog posts talking about an ancestor of ours ---I get so excited!!!!!! Yes---we are connected, one way or the other.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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