This morning I woke up with the words “Semper Fidelis”, and I had the picture in mind of the Marine who is faithfully guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Military Cemetry. He will be there day and night in all kind of weather always faithful to his oath. Here is more on the voluntary sentinels who […]
A few winters ago my roses nearly died. Many did die but my husband took good care of the few surviving ones and now they have recovered. Together with the white jasmine bushes they give me much joy. My “New Dawn” roses “Astrid Lindgren” roses, Jasmine bushes I am also grateful to be able to have a house and […]
Writing has been essential in my family and a correspondence 1946-2008 between my mother and her English friend is kept with me.