stand and stare…

A video by an Irish YouTuber came up on my feed today and it’s just great. A fantastic reminder to stop and enjoy the magic that is all around us.

If you don’t believe in magick, you will never find it…

It also reminded me of this beautiful poem:

What is this life if, full of care,
We have no time to stand and stare.

No time to stand beneath the boughs
And stare as long as sheep or cows.

No time to see, when woods we pass,
Where squirrels hide their nuts in grass.

No time to see, in broad daylight,
Streams full of stars, like skies at night.

No time to turn at Beauty’s glance,
And watch her feet, how they can dance.

No time to wait till her mouth can
Enrich that smile her eyes began.

A poor life this if, full of care,
We have no time to stand and stare.”

Leisure by William Henry Davies

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