bumps, thumps

November 25, 2014

silver crossToday, may you find soothing, salve or salvation for your bumps, bruises, whacks, thacks and thumps.

“Little Alice fell
d
o
w
n
the hOle,
bumped her head
and bruised her soul
-Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

“I cannot go to school today”
Said little Peggy Ann McKay.

“I have the measles and the mumps,
A gash, a rash and purple bumps…
-Shel Silverstein

“Thinking as I do that the Creator of this world is a very cruel being, and being a worshipper of Christ, I cannot help saying: ‘The Son, O how unlike the Father!’ First God Almighty comes with a thump on the head. Then Jesus Christ comes with a balm to heal it.'” -William Blake

“Speak soft and sweet:…try your best to apply the salve of soothing words and timely succor.” -Sri Sathya Sai Baba

“Love’s best habit is a soothing tongue.” -William Shakespeare

Truly my soul finds rest in God;
my salvation comes from him. -Psalms 62:1

One thought on “bumps, thumps”

  1. Serafina
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    Gorgeous!!

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