Kaleidoscope #945


“Happily ever after, or even just together ever after, is not cheesy,” Wren said. “It’s the noblest, like, the most courageous thing two people can shoot for.”
― Rainbow Rowell, Fangirl

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. This is a royalty-free image from Pixabay.

Kaleidoscope #944


In our time together, you claimed a special place in my heart, one I’ll carry with me forever and that no one can ever replace.
― Nicholas Sparks, Dear John

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. These sweet roses were a gift for my birthday last year. No special lighting or retouching, just a snap from my smart phone.

Kaleidoscope #943


If you can love someone with your whole heart, even one person, then there’s salvation in life. Even if you can’t get together with that person.
― Haruki Murakami, 1Q84

 

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. Caught these shrouded trees on misty morning as I was heading out to work. No special lighting or retouching, just a snap from my smart phone.

Kaleidoscope #942


I’m glad we had the times together just to laugh and sing a song, seems like we just got started and then before you know it, the times we had together were gone.
― Dr. Seuss

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. This is a royalty-free image from Pixabay.

 

Kaleidoscope #941


You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
― Nicholas Sparks, The Notebook

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. This is a royalty-free image from Pixabay.

Kaleidoscope #940


Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. These sweet roses were a gift for my birthday last year. No special lighting or retouching, just a snap from my smart phone.

Kaleidoscope #939


Love cannot be reduced to a catalogue of reasons why, and a catalogue of reasons cannot be put together into love.
― Eleanor Catton, The Luminaries

 

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. These lovely lavender blooms were discovered on a lunchtime walk around the capital grounds in Richmond, VA. No special lighting or retouching, just a snap from my smart phone.

  

 

Kaleidoscope #938


Rarely do great beauty and great virtue dwell together.
― Francesco Petrarca

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. This dramatic sky and view of downtown Richmond, VA near 3rd and East Main Street was captured on my way home from work. No special lighting or retouching, just a snap from my smart phone.

Kaleidoscope #937


But as long as you remember what you have seen, then nothing is gone. As long as you remember, it is part of this story we have together.
― Leslie Marmon Silko, Ceremony

 

 

 

Below is the original photo used to create this image. Caught these shrouded trees on misty morning as I was heading out to work. No special lighting or retouching, just a snap from my smart phone.