“Give me the splendid silent sun,
with all his beams full-dazzling;
Give me juicy autumnal fruit, ripe
and red from the orchard;
Give me a field where the
unmow’d grass grows;
Give me an arbor, give me the trellis’d grape;
Give me fresh corn and wheat – give me
serene-moving animals, teaching content.”
– Walt Whitman –
“Rest and be thankful.”
– William Wordsworth –
Nurture peace, cultivate loving kindness, carry the calm, and have a Happy Thanksgiving!
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