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JOURNAL 2019

Oh, to be in England
Now that April's there,
And whoever wakes in England
Sees, some morning, unaware,
That the lowest boughs and the brushwood sheaf
Round the elm-tree bole are in tiny leaf,
While the chaffinch sings on the orchard bough
In England - now!

When we lived abroad, I always loved these lines by Robert Browning (even if they did make me feel homesick). Spring is a lovely time here and the sewing room is blooming. My ‘Book Nerd’ quilt is nearly finished as are new patterns ….Keep in touch x