well said

When Robert Louis Stephenson, racked by tuberculosis, was nearing the end of his life, his wife came in one morning and said, “I suppose in spite of all your trouble, you will tell me again that it is a beautiful day.”

The great novelist answered, “Yes, my dear. I refuse to let that row of medicine bottles be the circumference of my horizon.”

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About Sarah The Vicar of Hogsmeade

I'm an United Methodist clergywoman with two daughters. I read. I geocache. I look for excuses to laugh. My Ph.D. is on Clergywomen and Grief.
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4 Responses to well said

  1. Songbird says:

    Thanks for this.

  2. (((VoH))) I tagged you for a meme at my place.

  3. Songbird, you’re welcome

  4. revabi says:

    Oh now that is good.

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