The agreeable eye

an eudæmonistarchives

September 2014

Crambe repetita (33)

4 September 2014, around 5.42.

Over his head loomed the shadow of the Institute, the yellow brick building on the hill where the old people crept in the sun, ekeing out the week’s little wad of tobacco, meekly eating the bread of charity and idleness. In the Institute garden grew nothing, it seemed, but rhubarb and cabbages, sharper than the tooth of a horse dressed in blouse and skirt, watery with the water which would turn out in the end to be thicker, more dependable, than blood.

—Mollie Panter-Downs (One Fine Day, p. 46f.)

punchbowl

20 September 2014, around 9.35.

a view of Upper Punchbowl Falls, Columbia River Gorge, very green and pleasant

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