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|O'Keeffe, Georgia I hate flowers -- I paint them because they're cheaper than |
models and they don't move. - O'Keeffe, Georgia Roses fall, but the thorns remain
. - Proverb, Dutch Fair flowers are not left standing along the wayside long.
|Proverb, German Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is |
sweet. - Proverb, German One must either be the hammer or the anvil. - Proverb,
German Fair flowers are not left standing along the wayside long. - Proverb,
|There were no green trees towering in the air ; no neat looking cottages by the |
wayside ; and not even a shaggy ... The nettles were rank, and the long grass
had no variety, and the unsightly assemblage of weeds, of the most ... A plant of
the wild convolvulus had stretched itself along the bank of that offensive puddle,
wreathing it with flowers of the most lovely kind. ... the spot, scarcely would they
have exceeded in pure and snowy whiteness the fair flowerets that were lying
|meadows, or when the hedges are cut, left standing to grow and fruit there. ... |
This satisfactory state of affairs is doubtless dne to the long season of sunshine
experienced last year, as the trees have received ... during April or May many a
wayside villa or cottage presents a perfect sheet of white or soft yellow flowers,
but it is by no means a ... We should probably have a more representative
meeting of Committee, and if only one-half attended there is little doubt but what
a fair estimate of ...
|Some wild flowers disappear on the advance of civilisation ; while, on the other |
hand; the Plantain, if the truth is told, goes ... It abounds in gravelly knolls by the
wayside, and thrives on the very edge of pasture bogs, and in the shade of
woods ... sand along a river's bank, its chief requirement seeming to be that it
shall not be crowded, one stalk always standing by ... the one going to the left
and the other to the right ? and either will swing on the wind, or sprawl over the
ground rather ...
|'Tis said that to the brow of you fair hill Two Brothers clomb, and, turning face from |
ace, Nor one look more ... Mount, by W. Pickersgill, Esq., for St John's College,
Cambridge] G0, faithful Portrait 1 and where long hath nelt Margaret, the saintly ...
many a household tear More prompt, more glad, to fall than drops of dew By
morning shed around a flower half-blown ... And the one Man that laboured to
enslave The World, sole-standing high on the bare hill— Back turned, arms
folded, the ...
|"FAIR. FLOWERS. ARE. NOT. LEFT. STANDING. LONG. BY. THE. WAYSIDE'. |
SOMEWHERE ELSE FOR A CHANGE Norman Batten jumping from his.
OERMAX PROVERB— a rfproach in England the spring they issue a smaller
edition so that ...
|I became a subscriber to our dear little magazine last September, and I think I will |
not part company with you again soon. ... as it multiplies itself thickly, jnd is
perfectly hardy, standing several degrees of cold, and growing with any ordinary
care. I never n >lect mine much, so I cannot say how it would stand neglect, but
as it is a wayside weed, and grows everywhere, ... by heart. The catalogues came
too, with all their glowing descriptions, and flowers in my imagination bloomed
|This dog had doubtless been a very high spirited dog in his youth, but that was |
long ago; he was now enjoying a quiet old age, ... fair and fresh as a rose, with
her waving brown hair and pleasant smile, who moved quietly around, wiping the
dust from ... and the broad field, dignified by the name of a park, into which,
through another arched and flower wreathed gateway, ... This room was not very
elegantly furnished, according to modern ^standard, but it seemed to me
something to be ...
|WAYSIDE RAMBLINGS The American Iris Society. Color Harmony in Flowers. BY |
WILLIAM. [H'nrlm u-fnir/y for The Flair-n ... by the Society, with perhaps 20
affirmative votes necessary to qualify, and if less are cast, provisional standing to
be granted, and to be ... that they were for sale at a fair price, and he was at once
deluged with orders, and many have since regretted that they were not in time, ...
I grew and loved this wonderful flower long before it was either popular or well