Thursday, May 22, 2008

Day Well Spent

"If you sit down at set of sun
And count the acts that you have done,
And, counting, find
One self-denying deed, one word
That eased the heart of him who heard -
One glance most kind,
That fell like sunshine where it went -
Then you may count that day well spent."

~George Elliot

illustration courtesy of
"Evening Sun" by M. Dipnall

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