Thursday, 1 September 2011

Dragonfly day



This was our welcome


after many years of searching 


for a house


 which will be our home,
(a table and two chairs so far)


in our twilight years!
But first we have to get Vesta in -
see previous post.


Edited to add with thanks to Milly
for drawing my attention to 
the happy symbology of the dragonfly.


Also taken from this site:
Symbolisms of the Dragonfly



18 comments:

  1. What a most beautiful home. This is just the sort of home I would love - big sighs :-)

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  2. A dragonfly, what a welcome for me too, I love them. I once read they are a sign of good well being.
    Hope you will be very happy in your new home.
    Millyx

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  3. Wow! I want one like that too.

    Pomona x

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  4. Lucille, it's just beautiful, full of character. Worth waiting and fighting for - if you did that is!

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  5. It is beautiful and has an air of peace and calmness, I'm sure you'll enjoy your time there. What a welcome too!

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  6. Such an adventure, taking on a house that's new to you. Enjoy every moment x

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  7. Oh hurrah! It looks like a beautiful house, with the sort of windows I've always wanted. And what interior textiles purchasing opportunities! Lucky you.

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  8. What a lovely house, Lucille. And I see you have wine glasses, so that's all the important things. Maybe a bed?

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  9. Well done - at last it's yours. May you have a long and happy retirement in this very lovely new home.

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  10. Oh Congratulations! It's beautiful!!!!

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  11. already there are flowers on the table ... so peaceful

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  12. What a beautiful house! I don't live in your country, but I have always adored the beautiful old houses and countryside in Britain.

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  13. Sorry I'm late.........

    Oh my, but you must be so excited - I AM!

    Off to have a look at the dragonfly symbology....

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  14. Thank you all so much. I am just allowing myself to get excited. Annie, it was not an easy road to this house and until we were handed the keys I didn't believe it would happen. Mary, the bed is the next thing on the agenda! Mise, I am covered in swatches and paint charts. Susan the flowers were brought from my friend's garden. We can see each other's houses now through the trees.

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  15. Oh, it looks beautiful. Looking forward to more 'progress' photos!

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  16. How exciting! May you be very happy in your new home Lucille x

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  17. I am in love with your house. It is my ultimate dream house. Perfect. (I said so
    above, but it's worth repeating.)

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