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Watching for Wonder

Human beings must always be on the watch for the coming of wonders.

– E. B. White

Happy Easter 2018

[Writing of his wife Katharine, who was planning the planting of bulbs in her garden even though she knew she likely would not live to see the spring.] There was something comical yet touching in her bedraggled appearance…. The small hunched-over figure, her studied absorption in the implausible notion that there would be yet another spring, oblivious to the ending of her own days, which she knew perfectly well was near at hand, sitting there with her detailed chart under those dark skies in dying October, calmly plotting the resurrection.

– E. B. White, Quoted in A Time to Live by Robert Raines

Wonder

Wonder before our eyes

Wonder before our eyes

Always be on the lookout for the presence of wonder.
– E.B. White, from Charlotte’s Web

Preacher of Wonder

Always be on the lookout for the presence of wonder.

E.B. White
Charlotte’s Web

weed, descanso gardens

Weed preaching the presence of wonder.

Every morning I receive a daily quote from Gratefulness.org. After reading today’s, I knew there were many images that easily preach the presence of wonder. Are we listening?