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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Another Beautiful Day at the Park!!

Yesterday was a busy day -- I posted for Our World then had an MRI at the local hospital  -- isn't it fun getting old????? Then I realized I needed groceries if I was planning on eating anytime soon!! So I went shopping!! Consequently, I'm taking you back to the park with me today!  These old trees with the really "knotty/knobby" trunks are amazing and comforting, too, my old joints aren't alone!!  Anyway, I hope you enjoy these and I'll get it all back together soon!!

If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness, and fears.
-- Glenn Clark

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.
       - Henry David Thoreau

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
       - Kahlil Gibran

   Peace... is seeing a sunset, and knowing who to thank. 



PerthDailyPhoto said...

Oooo! They really are knobbly Sylvia, wonder why some trees get like that ? Sounds like you had a busy day, have a quieter one today if you can :)

Karen said...

Oh, I'm not an MRI fan, I have one yearly to keep tabs on the MS. Today will be a good one for you to rest up. Such a beautiful park, the knobby trees are cool, and by the size of them, I expect quite old! Lovely shots!

TexWisGirl said...

i hope you are feeling okay. we want you happy and healthy for a long time. :)

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
...hope that was just a routine check Sylvia?!

Meanwhile, these trees are wonderful; the last one reminds me all too much of what appears in the mirror in the mornings...eechhhh. YAM xx

Andrea Priebe said...

Boy, Sylvia, our knotty old joints are still kicking ... that's a good thing. Love old trees ... admire their beauty and tenacity. Hope the MRI was just a precaution :)

Andrea @ From The Sol

cieldequimper said...

Love the quirky trunks!

Hope everything is okay!

Jack said...

MRI? I hope you are OK, Sylvia.

Yogi♪♪♪ said...

You are on the prayer list Sylvia. I love your park and the knobby gnarly trees.

Jo said...

MRI Scan, Sylvia? I hope you're OK? I love the knotty trees, like something from a ghost story. Jo

Pat Tillett said...

I hope you are okay. If not, I hope you are okay very soon! They are very knotty, but it makes them interesting.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

You could show this beautiful park every day as far as I'm concerned -- no need to apologize.

I hope you are OK and the test results come back without showing a serious problem.

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