Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday Thoughts...

“She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain.” 

Louisa May Alcott

Oh my goodness this made me laugh! I had never come across it until today and how lucky was I that Thursday Thoughts was pondering books?

If I am to be charged with anything; I would be happy to be charged with being too fond of books and having had my brain turned.

Nevertheless, they remain a lifeline, a world of wonder and intrigue, places to get lost in, lands of discovery and places to turn to for solace and recovery.  My head has been turned often by a book and my world has been made clearer; my compassion levels raised, and my heart and mood lifted.

Guilty as charged.

My tattered version of Little Women. Who didn't love Jo when she cut off her hair?


  1. I started laughing reading the quote as the page scrolled up and laughed even more at your first comment. What a world it would be if all females could read and have their heads turned!!!

  2. I loved that book so much when I was 10!

    1. And did you love Jo Tto Mo? It was, and is, a great book. Go well.


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