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Friday, 23 December 2011

Friday Flowers

For Friday Flowers, how about an archive shot; but something to look forward to nonetheless.

To quote from one of Wordsworth's great poems, from 1804


a host of golden daffodils, 
beside the lake, beneath the treees,
fluttering and dancing in the breeze




Enjoy your day, whatever you are doing.

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Christmas is coming up, and although I'm not one to get excited by it all these days, here's a card anyway, from Jim and myself, to wish everyone a Merry Christmas.




27 comments:

  1. The daffodils are definintely something to look forward to. Merry Christmas to you and Jim too.

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  2. Thank you Gillian.
    Have a good Christmas too. :-)

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  3. You have a merry Christmas too. Good card.

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  4. Hi, I love the poem! And those yellow flowers. we have some of those , here in Portugal too.
    I am thankfull...the card is nice.

    Wishing you and Jim a very Merry Christmas full of peace, friendship, Love and joy.

    BlueShell...the portuguese true Shell...LOL.
    Hugs

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  5. Thanks Adrian.
    I'm such a skinflint at times, I'll use it on the other blog too. :-)
    Have a good Christmas.

    Thank you BlueShell; and a merry Christmas to you too.

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  6. Nice flowers.
    Merry Christmas for you too!

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  7. Looking forward to the new year here at the attic. Let it all pass by with minimal effort... bah humbug. However festive greetings to you my dear boy, give Jim a hug from me. Oh and if you have time go on youtube and look for the ultimate dog tease its so funny, made me laugh anyway..

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  8. Lovely daffs. I keep looking to see if mine are making an appearance yet.

    Nice idea for the card. Wishing you and Jim a restful Christmas.

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  9. I have always loved that poem, ever since i had to learn it in school.

    Thank you for the lovely Christmas wish.

    Wishing you the peace of Christmas and a wonderful New Year to follow.

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  10. Have a great christmas Keith and Jim.

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  11. Aaahh, a breath of spring, not long to go now...lol

    Great card.

    A Merry Christmas to you too, I hope you and Jim have a good one...[;o)

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  12. Daffodils are my favourite flower, closely followed by the sunflower, glad that you posted a shot of them today.

    May you and Jim have a wonderful cold, brisk, snowy Christmas ♥

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  13. Thanks Kozma. Have a good Christmas too.

    Thanks Debbie. I'll be glad when it's all over too lol
    Have a good Christmas.
    I've seen that YouTube clip; brilliant!
    Here's a link for anyone who hasn't seen it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGeKSiCQkPw

    Thanks John. All the best to you and Bobby.

    Thank you Arija. All the best Christmas wishes to you too.

    Thank you Bob. I hope you have a really good Christmas too. I look forward to seeing lots more of your excellent pictures.

    Thank you Trevor. Yea, roll on spring; and all those spring migrants. :-)

    Gemel, thank you. The usual English rain here at the moment lol
    Have a great Christmas.

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  14. beautiful daffys! merry christmas to you, too! really glad to 'know' you this year, keith!

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  15. oh, and hug that sweet jim for me from across the pond! :)

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  16. Linda, thank you. A very merry Christmas to you too.

    Cheers Roy. All the best for Christmas.

    Thanks Theresa. Have a great Christmas; and Jim sends a big woof.

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  17. Merry Christmas! Beautiful flowers and perfect quote to accompany them.

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  18. Thanks for the card and the flowers! Merry Christmas!

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  19. Thank you Elizabeth.
    Enjoy your Christmas :-)

    JoLynne, thank you. Have a lovely Christmas too.

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  20. Merry Christmas Keith, and a wonderful New Year, from Canada.

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  21. Thank you Horst, and a merry Christmas to you too.

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  22. Merry Christmas, Keith!!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get out to see some birds. I think I might head over to the Little Miami River soon for a quick peek at what's around! Thanks for the wishes...

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  23. Hope your day was filled with love! Merry Christmas!

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  24. Thank you Karen. I hope yours was good too.

    Thanks Kelly. Hope you managed to see a few birds. :-)

    Thanks Reena. A quiet day, but enjoyable.

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