If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning, torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day... EB White
Monday, December 30, 2013
Over the weekend we took a drive to Monticello, a town along the Mississippi River, to view Trumpeter Swans. They are the heaviest birds, native to North America. In addition to being big and beautiful, we discovered they're also quite loud... hence their name!
It was just 50 years ago that a law was passed protecting endangered species. Let's all give a big honk for that!