Wednesday, February 29, 2012


We have a small host of yellow daffodils - and the're quite small too! (tête-à-tête)

glowering clouds belie the spring like air!

A Message from the Past: 29 February 1952

On another leap year, exactly 60 years ago, the 
Drumlee Presbyterian Church Quotation Calendar 
Thou, by whom the birds are fed,Give to me my daily bread;And Thy Holy Spirit Give,Without whom I cannot live.
submitted by Ian McLeod of Drumlee

Not how we might put it today; but it speaks to the universality of hope don't you think?

We found this Calendar in the House:

and this is a snapshot from the actual page for 29th February 1952: