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Just a thought: “Happiness doesn’t grow in trees”


Just a thought: “Happiness doesn’t grow in trees”

Quotation: George Eliot On nature repairs of her ravages (goes for humans too)


Nature repairs her ravages, but not all. The uptorn trees are not rooted again; the parted hills are left scarred; if there is a new growth, the trees are not the same as the old … To the eyes that have dwelt on the past, there is no thorough repair.

George Eliot (1819-1880) Discuss