“The optimist sees the rose…”

When we went away for the weekend there were no blooms on the pink rose bush.  However, a message on Sunday from our neighbor that her daughter had picked one of our roses let us know that blooms appeared while we were gone…   “The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares…

Fear Not the Thorns: A Walmart Sunset #3

  March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life’s path. (Khalil Gibran) (I had stopped by our local Walmart on the way home from the hospital to pick up a few things for my husband.  He was…