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Day 522: Summer Solstice!


Friday, June 21, 2013



Cribbed that from the-source-of-all-things-cribb
able, Wikipedia.

No, I didn't get to Stonehenge this morning: I keep saying one of these years I will, and I'll wear a diaphanous gown and sandals and have flowers in my (what's left of it) hair and... well. That year is not this year, but it's on the list, so there's always hope.

One year I'm going to spend Midsummer's Eve in Scandinavia, go to a festival, dance in a field at midnight - but I think I'll give the fire-walking a miss. Too old for that, methinks. Never too old for flowers in my hair, though.



Have a good'un, Sparklers - carpe diem!

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MEDDYPEDDY 6/28/2013 2:52AM

    I have never ever been present at any firewalking, I think you confuse us with some indian tribe...

Any year you want to come to sweden for the midnight sun - just holler... only thing you have to do it a month in advance so I can declutter my guestroom!

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LIBBYL1 6/22/2013 1:07PM

  well here it was the winter one....and a real cause to celebrate. The nights will start to get shorter again (not that we ever have very very long nights but at moment the sun is only starting to come out when I get up at 6am and it is dark by 6pm.
Dancing all night bedecked in flowers and flowing robes should be on everyone's list of one days...

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LYNMEINDERS 6/22/2013 1:05AM

    Awesome Pics....thankyou

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MS.ELENI 6/21/2013 2:20PM

    Sounds like a good list emoticon

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ASPENHUGGER 6/21/2013 1:27PM

    Happiest of solstices to you too! Summer solstice always feels too early to me -- like it should be in the middle of July. I suppose that's because the summer heat doesn't really set in until after the solstice -- must be something to do with the angle of the sun. If I wasn't so lazy, I'd look it up & then I'd know, & then I could tell you.

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PHOENIX1949 6/21/2013 9:37AM

    And there always the option of flowers in your hair in San Francisco -- song popped into my head when reading your blog.

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DEBIGENE 6/21/2013 8:34AM

    and a Happy Healthy Summer to you my friend. Enjoy !!!

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WILDKAT781 6/21/2013 8:27AM

    emoticon

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SIMPLYABUNDANT 6/21/2013 8:27AM

    Happy Summer Morn to you! My hair's long enough and I'm just hippie enough to find the idea of flowers in one's hair very appealing!

Dance away! emoticon

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ONEKIDSMOM 6/21/2013 5:49AM

    Flowers in the hair... emoticon

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LECATES 6/21/2013 5:35AM

    No, never too old for that!

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REJ7777 6/21/2013 5:32AM

    I hope that you enjoy a wonderful time dancing with flowers in your hair!

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