Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Tuesday, November 17, 2015
















Some of the beautiful rooms at Wightwick Manor.
The inscription over the fireplace in the bedroom reads
'Imaginations calm and fair.
The memory like a cloudless air.
The conscience as a sea at rest.'



Wightwick Manor

Sunday, November 08, 2015





















The gables of Wightwick Manor are complete with quotations.
One says:
'Welcome ever smiles and farewell goes out sighing'

Others include lines from the poem, To Phyllis, to Love and Live with him by Robert Herrick

'What sweets the country can afford shall bless thy bed and bless thy board'
'Live, live with me and thou shalt see the pleasures I'll prepare for thee'
'Thy feasting tables shall be hills with daisies spread and daffodils'

Wightwick Manor
To Phyllis, to Love and Live with him by Robert Herrick

Saturday, November 07, 2015

Monday, October 26, 2015










George and Mary Watts
Outside the Watts Gallery, Compton, Surrey UK

Watts Gallery

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Friday, October 09, 2015




















Charleston from the garden. (Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6LL, United Kingdom)
Charleston was the home of the Bloomsbury Group and starred in the TV series Life in Squares, telling the story of the sisters Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf.

Charleston
Life in Squares  (This link may disappear with time!)


Charleston
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