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We Need Silence

See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls. ”

― Mother Teresa

*Sometimes the noise of this world becomes too much.  I crave the silence to quiet my mind and soul. 

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Understanding An Introvert

I’m a Home-Body and a Book Worm.  I prefer quiet evenings at home as opposed to those spent out.  I do much better with one on one interaction than in a crowded room.

I can put on the perfect smile and don my best dress and I will be that perfect lady on your arm.  I’ll be charming, witty and entertaining.  I can host a family feast during the holidays or attend that lavish event you’ve been looking forward to all year.

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The Cottage

The living room is smallish with a large over stuffed couch dominating the room.  The couch faces a large picture window where I can gaze upon the beauty outside.  There is a window seat on that picture window, wide and deep, perfect for an afternoon of reading or contemplation.

The view from this window is of a wooded place.  There are numerous trees of different varieties.  The sunlight dapples the earth as it shines down through the trees.  In the distance, just barely in view, is a small lake.  I can see a small square of blue from here.

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