When I go into the garden with a spade,
and dig a bed,
I feel such an exhilaration
and health that I discover that I have been defrauding myself
all this time
in letting others do for me
what I should have done with my own hands.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
Last year, no mulberries, this year, a full load.
I heart this little tree, it is full, full..of…
Last year, no peaches, this year, a tree full.
And another day tucks itself in at Bessie.