For Better, For Worse

"There is a time in every man's education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. The power which resides in him is new in nature, and none but he knows what that is which he can do, nor does he know until he has tried."

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Self-Reliance

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19 April 2019
Thanks Rosy for reading and commenting on my doggerel. This entire Brexit process lends itself to sa...
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A fascinating part of the country - enjoy your trip!
Monika Schott To all the gorgeous men in my life
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Absolutely, Katherine. We're all people in the end, all doing the best we can. ?
Monika Schott To all the gorgeous men in my life
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Thanks, Rosy. We're all human, all fallible little creatures. ?
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