Setting Solstice Sun.

22 Jun

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“If I had to choose a religion. the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.”      Napoleon Bonaparte

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“There are three things that cannot be hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.”    Buddha

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“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”    F. Scott Fitzgerald

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“The summer night is like a perfection of thought.” Wallace Stevens.

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19 Responses to “Setting Solstice Sun.”

  1. charlieeasterfield June 22, 2014 at 9:56 am #

    I LOVE that last photo! Like an oil painting…with gold leaf…Happy Solstice, dear friend! x

    • Jennwith2ns June 22, 2014 at 6:42 pm #

      I was going to say the same thing about that same photo. It’s stunning!

    • bridget June 22, 2014 at 7:29 pm #

      And to you Charlie. May your Summer be happy and magical. xx

  2. KerryCan June 22, 2014 at 10:28 am #

    We had a remarkable golden sunset last night, too! I agree–the last photo is exceptional!

    • bridget June 22, 2014 at 7:30 pm #

      So kind! Hope you have a lovely Summer.

  3. Donna@GardensEyeView June 22, 2014 at 11:40 am #

    Gorgeous views of the sun setting on the first day of summer!

  4. Mirken June 22, 2014 at 12:27 pm #

    Beautiful photos Bridget…. thanks for sharing them 🙂

    • bridget June 22, 2014 at 7:31 pm #

      My pleasure Miriam. Hope you had a lovely Solstice. x

  5. Kevin June 22, 2014 at 2:00 pm #

    A beautiful post. I knew you would find a way to make this day extra spectacular.

    • bridget June 22, 2014 at 7:32 pm #

      Thanks Kevin! May all your Summer days be happy ones.

  6. Catherine C June 22, 2014 at 3:27 pm #

    Beautiful solstice sunset,Bridget !

    • bridget June 22, 2014 at 7:33 pm #

      Thanks Catherine! Hope all is growing well for you.

  7. Jane June 23, 2014 at 12:09 pm #

    Buddha nailed it…as did you with those shots!
    Jane x

  8. linniew June 24, 2014 at 7:19 pm #

    Ghostly images and wise words– my favorite combination. Thanks Bridget. Happy summer!

  9. Pam's English Garden June 25, 2014 at 10:29 am #

    A beautiful, mystical posting, Bridget. Perfect combination of words and pictures. P. x

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