Quote for Today: Willa Cather

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August 29, 2015 by katmcdaniel

Foggy sunrise over pasture near Canby © Miguel Vieira with CCLicense

Foggy sunrise over pasture near Canby
© Miguel Vieira with CCLicense

Carl sat musing until the sun leaped above the prairie, and in the grass about him all the small creatures of day began to tune their tiny instruments. Birds and insects without number began to chirp, to twitter, to snap and whistle, to make all manner of fresh shrill noises. The pasture was flooded with light; every clump of ironweed and snow-on-the-mountain threw a long shadow, and the golden light seemed to be rippling through the curly grass like the tide racing in.

Willa CatherO Pioneers!
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