Just wanted to tell you that I have not succumbed to the COVID or the heat--but I sometimes feel as if I am on the brink.
has gone on too long and even the return of my beloved Celtics has been a little less than glorious. They cannot seem to find enough intensity to carry them through all four quarters.
I have certainly been grateful for the races at Saratoga and have gotten through many afternoons and evenings with Maggie and those wonderful,well-spoken touts that tell me so much.
So those are the best events.
Surely we have comeback to SIMPLE THINGS.
ultimate motive, because the force
that powers us, as [John] Ruskin
[1819–1900] also said, is not “steam,
magnetism, or gravitation,” but “a
Soul.”. . . 
uninvolved, finally mysterious
beauty and grace of this world that