Miles to go for signs of spring…

The beauty of spring is popping out all over the Ozark Mountains!  On my way back to Mountain Home from Little Rock yesterday, I stopped the car to take a photo of this enormous Forsythia shrub blooming against the backdrop of an old rugged barn.   After a long, cold winter it’s great to see God’s beauty expose itself in such a bold way!  Bring on springtime…

Springtime is the land awakening.  The March winds are the morning yawn.  ~Quoted by Lewis Grizzard inKathy Sue Loudermilk, I Love You

Spring is nature’s way of saying, “Let’s party!”  ~Robin Williams

Spring makes its own statement, so loud and clear that the gardener seems to be only one of the instruments, not the composer.  ~Geoffrey B. Charlesworth

April prepares her green traffic light and the world thinks Go.  ~Christopher Morley, John Mistletoe

Hee that is in a towne in May loseth his spring.  ~George Herbert

It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold:  when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.  ~Charles Dickens

Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.  ~Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke

It’s spring fever.  That is what the name of it is.  And when you’ve got it, you want – oh, you don’t quite know what it is you do want, but it just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!  ~Mark Twain

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About ckeirn

This is an account of my life’s journey – road trips, places in my heart, people and things I love.
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