Archive for the tag 'Abbey House Garden'

In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
Khalil Gibran

8 Comments CherryPie on Mar 22nd 2016

Abbey house stands on the sight of St Mary’s Abbey. It was built about 1750 and originally faced the gardens to the rear. The present castellated front was added after the widening of Broadway in 1771. Benedictine nuns, fleeing the disturbances of the French Revolution, made their homes here in the 1790s. The house now [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Nov 25th 2014

They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.
Laurence Binyon

12 Comments CherryPie on Nov 11th 2012

A good opportunity to post some flower pictures.
As if I needed an excuse

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24 Comments CherryPie on Sep 23rd 2011

Dictionary definition:  (of a colour) tinged with grey; pale: dusty pink

12 Comments CherryPie on Apr 23rd 2011

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26 Comments CherryPie on Oct 15th 2010

We go through life seeing things not as they are but as we are, and love is the only lens available to straighten out our vision of the world and offer some hope of understanding.
From 1000 paths to love by David Baird

8 Comments CherryPie on Feb 14th 2010

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