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What if the wisdom of the elders is knowing how to nurture the childlike wonder in ourselves and others?

A thought for this morning as I go off to garden with teenagers.

Later this day…an addendum…

and knowing how to accept nurturing from them…

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4 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by becky on July 7, 2010 at 9:19 am07

    enjoying your blog, especially since our paths never seem to cross anymore! have to get my fix of Laura’s look at the world online. 😉

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  2. ditto Becky & compostingalife!!!

    Just thinking of you L_ _ _ _as I often do & wanting to share a borrowed thought:

    “If we want to help the child draw nearer to God, we should with patience and courage seek to go always closer to the vital nucleus of things. This requires study and prayer. The child will be our teacher if we know how to observe.”
    — Sofia Cavalletti

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