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Look with soft eyes.
See the place where the tides and the seasons and the turning of the earth all come together and everything that is becomes one.
You’ve got to seek that place with your soul.
The Legend of Bagger Vance

No Comments CherryPie on May 19th 2024

And if there is not any such thing as a long time, nor the rest of your lives, nor from now on, but there is only now, why then now is the thing to praise and I am very happy with it.
Ernest Hemingway

6 Comments CherryPie on Feb 4th 2024

Be as simple as you can be; you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become.
Paramahansa Yogananda

8 Comments CherryPie on Jan 21st 2024

I raise my glass to you
I wish you, your family and friends a Happy,
healthy and peaceful 2024

10 Comments CherryPie on Jan 1st 2024

The current structure was originally the church of the Benedictine Priory, established under Hamelin de Balun the first Norman holder of the title Lord Abergavenny, which in the 1090s became Baron Bergavenny. At this time it was a cell of the Abbey of Saint Vincent at Le Mans in France. Henry de Abergavenny was a prior here and later at Llandaff in the late 12th [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Sep 19th 2023

The unmistakable silhouette of Raglan crowning a ridge amid glorious countryside is the grandest castle ever built by Welshmen.
We can thank Sir William ap Thomas, the ‘blue knight of Gwent’, for the moated Great Tower of 1435 that still dominates this mighty fortress-palace. His son Sir William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke, created the gatehouse with [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Sep 18th 2023

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson

6 Comments CherryPie on Sep 17th 2023

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