One gardener's observations, discoveries and random thoughts whilst simultaneously worshipping and dallying in a Cape Cod garden. "A garden," said Ralph Waldo Emerson, "is like those pernicious machineries which catch a man's coatskirt or his hand, and draw in his arm, his leg and his whole body to irresistable destruction."

Leap Day Beach Walk


So, it’s Sadie Hawkins Day, or Leap Day, if you prefer. A day we only get once every four years… something to do with adjusting our calendar to make the seasons happen when we think they ought to.

How very human of us.

But faced with an “extra” day, I wanted to do something that was a little more fun, to balance out the fact that, in all other ways, it was an ordinary day. And since it had been delightfully sunny, I thought it’d be a good night for a sunset from around the Rock Harbor area.

It was only 21 degrees, though, so I didn’t linger as much as I might’ve liked on another beach walk. Ah, but the sights…well, I’ll let them speak for themselves:


Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: