Glory in the Meadow

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When a great teacher passes,

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he leaves behind . . .

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golden memories . . .

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of love . . .

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in God’s glorious

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garden of life.

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When a great teacher passes,

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he leaves behind . . .

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no doubts . . .

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of his destination.

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“I will be in glory,” he assures us.

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When a great teacher passes,

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I wonder . . .

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did I learn his lessons?

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Am I implementing them?

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When a great teacher passes,

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I see how he believed in me,

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and I want to work harder . . .

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to prove him right.

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Thank you, dear friend, for blessing us. It was an honor to know you. From: all of us down here in the meadow.

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All photos and words property of Peacock Prairie.

Latest Comments

  1. daytodayphotography says:

    I love the pic of the dragonfly!! So cool

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  2. Georges 2679 says:

    De magnifiques photos….Bonne journée

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  3. Midwestern Plant Girl says:

    Very beautiful photos and wise words!

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  4. Becky says:

    This was very special.

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  5. Lynne says:

    Thank you Julie for sharing your heart with us. I always love your beautiful pictures.

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  6. Michelle Kogan Illustration, Painting & Writing says:

    Deep, moving words and lucious imagery, thanks for sharing both! I ‘d love visiting your sanctuary that you’ve created sometime.

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    • Julie says:

      Thank you, Michelle. Actually this is a neighboring roadside meadow. God’s creation not mine. I am continually amazed by the beauty I find in nature when I take the time to look.

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  7. Benjamin says:

    Stunning! Almost too much beauty to take in 🙂

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  8. Lorraine says:

    Thinking of a special teacher in our daughters years that recently graduated. We are all better for having her in our world. Thank you for your touching and sensitive thoughts.

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  9. nataliescarberry says:

    Wonderful photos! I just unfollowed you and then followed you again because somehow, I haven’t been getting your posts in my inbox. 🙂 ❤

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  10. Julie@frogpondfarm says:

    Another stunning post with colour, cheer, beauty and blessings! Hugs

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    • Julie says:

      Thank you, sweet Julie. The daylight hours are getting shorter over here– sending them your way. I look forward to seeing what another year of gardening brings to your lovely part of the world. Cheers!

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  11. Rose Wolfe (Living Free with disAbilities) says:

    Well said. He will be missed. I, too, hope that I have learned his lessons well and will implement them.

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  12. Brenda Davis Harsham says:

    Lovely photos and sentiments.

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