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Officially Walktober

Little hand, small flowers from the meadow.

[Walking] is the perfect way of moving if you want to see into the life of things.  It is the one way of freedom.  If you go to a place on anything but your own feet you are taken there too fast, and miss a thousand delicate joys that were waiting for you by the wayside.

~ Elizabeth von Arnim, The Adventures of Elizabeth in Rugen

Earth is so thick with divine possibility that it is a wonder we can walk anywhere without cracking our shins on altars.

~ Barbara Brown Taylor

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In the tunnel

Rays Hill Tunnel.  (The Abandoned Turnpike near Breezewood, PA.)
Rays Hill Tunnel. (The Abandoned Turnpike near Breezewood, PA.)

Don’t wait for a light to appear at the end of the tunnel.  Stride down there and light the bloody thing yourself.

~ Dara Henderson

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