I Know Butterflies Are A Blessing From God

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    Butterflies In Poetry

    "May the wings of the butterfly kiss the sun And find your shoulder to light on, To bring you luck, happiness and riches Today, tomorrow and beyond." - Irish Blessing  THEN OF COURSE THERE IS THE BEAUTIFUL ROBERT FROST DESCRIPTION: "But these are...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 27, 2010

    Amazing.

    To me, butterflies symbolize freedom. They are so beautiful and agile, and to be completely honest in a way I'm jealous of their freedom.
    LittleFerrett LittleFerrett
    26-30, F
    10 Responses Feb 22, 2010

    My Dancing Butterflies

    One of my favorite quotes is about butterflies, “What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.  ~Richard Bach”  It is true that sometimes when we think we are at the end of our journey we meet someone that pushes us further...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 27, 2010

    A Daily Blessing From God

    A Blessing From God Do you like to start your day with a timely word from God? Our daily “Integrity Moments” are broadcast by several Christian organizations to lists of people who subscribe through their websites. One morning someone mistakenly sent my daily email to all...
    ShyButCreativeSexyGuy ShyButCreativeSexyGuy
    46-50, M
    Jun 25, 2012

    Butterfly Quotes

    "Butterflies are self propelled flowers." - R.H. Heinlein "Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you." - Nathaniel Hawthorne "There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 27, 2010

    On today of all days,

    I drove over this little guy as he was flapping around in the road. Turned around, rescued him. His top left wing is dislocated, all whole and attached, but like he can't use it. I brought it home. It got used to me, it knew I was helping it, and it crawled all over me. Chilled...
    NewEra0916 NewEra0916
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Jul 29, 2015

    Do You Like To Start Your Day With A Timely Word From God?

    A Blessing From God By: Rick Boxx June 25, 2012 Do you like to start your day with a timely word from God? Our daily “Integrity Moments” are broadcast by several Christian organizations to lists of people who subscribe through their websites. One morning someone...
    ShyButCreativeSexyGuy ShyButCreativeSexyGuy
    46-50, M
    Jun 25, 2012

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