Saturday, September 26, 2009




"The beauty of the trees,
the softness of the air,
the fragrance of the grass
speaks to me.
The summit of the mountain,
the thunder of the sky,
the rhythm of the sea
speaks to me.
The faintness of the stars,
the freshness of the morning dew drops
on the the flowers
speaks to me.
The strength of the fire,
the taste of salmon,
the trail of the sun,
and the life that never goes away,
they speak to me,


and my heart soars."


~ Chief Dan George




Image by aurikan/Group of Seven Reproduction 3

5 comments:

Lydia said...

I think that Chief Dan George was one of the greatest human beings ever on the Earth. This was perfect.

(just posted a bit in honor of my mother's birthday, and thought of you too)

steven said...

hello kathleen, chief dan george's many words are all powerfully insightful. i see the connection between the image i posted today (which is by one of the members of the group of seven) and yours!! synchronicity!!! have a peaceful day. steven

distracted by shiny objects said...

Amen.

Mimi said...

Chief Dan George's words are calming to the soul and inspiring to the mind.

Kathleen said...

@ LYDIA: Loved your post in honor of you mum's birthday!

@ STEVEN: Love synchronicity!

@ DBSO: Ditto!

@ MIMI: I couldn't agree more!

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