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“Try to be like the turtle – at ease in your own shell.” — Bill Copeland “Do not let fear confine your life inside a shell of doubt. A turtle never moves forward until is head is sticking out.” — Charles Ghigna *   *   * Squirtle ~ An African Sideneck Turtle, Squirtle views the world … More Popular Pet

Counting the hours

“Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear.” —      Henry Van Dyke “I suppose we all tend to remember only the happiness from our childhood, as a sundial refuses to tell the time except in fine weather.” — Bernard Levin *   *   * Sundial in the Gardens … More Counting the hours

“We hope that, when the insects take over the world,

they will remember with gratitude how we took them along on all our picnics.” — Bill Vaughan By the way, as English satirist Craig Brown once said,  “Children are perfectly happy to sit next to spiders; it is only grown-ups who are frightened away.”  * * * Black and yellow Argiopes spider, and the garden … More “We hope that, when the insects take over the world,