In The Spring, A Young Man's Fancy...

"In the spring, a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love." ~Alfred Lord Tennyson

I don't think Tennyson was a refuser:)

Every spring when the weather turns balmy, usually around May in our state, I would always feel hopeful...hopeful that my H. would feel amorous and that the gentle evening breeze with our bedroom windows open would set the mood for love. In an average spring, I might get some once or twice.

In our front yard we have a beautiful pink dogwood tree that we planted 18 years ago when we built this house. Somewhere along the way in my SM, I looked to the April blooms for consolation. A sign of hope; hope springs eternal.

When my separation is complete this summer and I move out this fall, I will sure miss that tree. She has been my companion through this long drought. But my hope springs eternal
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2 Responses Apr 17, 2012

BTW I wonder, what will you ever do with that tree?

Wishing you a warmer future filled with love, happiness and calm.

...OMG I love that, but I chose the things I love the most after my kids, and also ocean is my daughters middle name and son is actually the ending of my boys name, OMG I never thought that my kids name were in this, see I told you I love them more than anything.

Ocean and Sun are my 2nd fave things.