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  • Every gardener knows that under the cloak of winter lies a miracle... a seed waiting to sprout, a bulb opening to the light, a bud straining to unfurl. And the anticipation nurtures our dream
    Barbara Winkler
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    In the depths of winter I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer.
    Albert Camus
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    One kind word can warm three winter months.
    Japanese proverb
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    Talking of kind words –here's what Al Capone is believed to have said – You can get further with a kind word and a gun than you can with just a kind word.
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    I like the Japanese proverb best. That leaves me thinking about kind words, one kind word. Words like
    beautiful
    special
    wonderful
    inspiring
    kind
    generous
    appreciation
    compassionate
    love

    All beautiful words, but one that resonates strongly with me is 'LOVE.'

    I wish you love, enough love, not just for the three winter months but for a lifetime.

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