Monday, August 27, 2012

Once upon a time there was a piece of wood...and it was beautiful

"Once upon a time there was a piece of wood. It was not an expensive piece of wood. Far from it. Just a common block of firewood, one of those thick, solid logs that are put on the fire in winter to make cold rooms cozy and warm." ~ Carlo Collodi

What if we could all be more like the piece of wood - not an expensive piece of wood, but a durable, dependable one that made others cozy, warm and comfortable? Yes, we'd like to be like wood. Perhaps this piece below...
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  1. Wood! Did you you say wood? That's like a STICK right? Most would not think of "burning" an expensive, elegant, and ornate piece of wood (let a lone chew it). It is in the simple things that comfort and warmth is found and shared.

  2. We love driftwood and have several pieces around the house. It's a nice reminder of vacations and times along the water.

  3. Interesting thought...yes, I'd rather be a durable piece of wood rather than just an expensive one! :)

  4. I am cozy and warm naturally. smiles. It's a good provoking thought.

  5. Makes me think of the "important" things in life.


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