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Monday Poems : Donkey of Brown

Monday Poems : Donkey in Brown Photography : Nigel Borrington

Monday Poems : Donkey in Brown
Photography : Nigel Borrington

Well What a weekend we had here in Ireland SUN on SUN , just perfect πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

Its hard to believe its Monday already, my post and included Poem this Morning is just a reminder that while your getting your week going , don’t forget to take the odd moment to slow down and take a look at the world around you, it’s Spring-time so take just a few moments and check out what’s really happening in the world – your meeting / phone call or email can wait for a while πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

Donkey of brown

By : Patricia Higgins

Please let me know
Why is it that you go so slow?
He turned round gently and to me said
I have some sense in my little brown head.

Monday Donkeys 2.

By hurrying so as you go by
You miss the beauty in earth and sky.
So I took his advice and looked around,
And I saw diamonds in dew drops on the ground.

Daises that dance in the sun’s golden ray,
Things I missed as I hurried each day.
Gold in the buttercups, clouds in the blue,
What the donkey had said was perfectly true.

6 responses

  1. Exactly! πŸ™‚

    March 23, 2015 at 2:05 pm

  2. I am taking a look at the world around me and at this moment I am deciding I do not care for the look of the snow which has been coming down all morning. Will await Wednesday, which is supposed to be “not” snowing.

    March 23, 2015 at 3:27 pm

    • Hi Alli πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      :(, Easter snow πŸ™‚ , but I guess you have had a winter of it already !! Spring soon πŸ™‚

      March 23, 2015 at 3:42 pm

  3. This is such a magical time of year. A very timely post and I’d never read that poem. I did a lot of looking about me this weekend so this one really resonated with me.

    March 23, 2015 at 11:43 pm

    • Hello Tric πŸ™‚

      Thats great πŸ™‚ and I am very pleased that you enjoyed your surrounding πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      March 25, 2015 at 7:41 pm

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