1. "Who Has Seen the Wind"

    Who has seen the wind?
    Neither I nor you:
    But when the leaves hang trembling,
    The wind is passing through.

    Who has the the wind?
    Neither you nor I:
    But when the trees bow down their heads,
    The wind is passing by.

    — Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)

  2. voyageur-voyageuse:

    “A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years mere study of books.” — Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Bowdoin Class of 1825)

    The romance of rail travel, as Amy wrote in her post from Cape Alava, has far from lost its romance, its inexplicable appeal. She finds…



  4. Le vent se lève! … il faut tenter de vivre!
    — "The wind is rising! … We must try to live!” - Paul Valéry (via fitchinup)

  5. Panmunjom on Flickr.