…fragrance of yesterday

Gorgeous post Jinx X … The Barrett’s of Wimpole Street is also a great book love Browning …… Had to share on authors news … Ian

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imag0833The pages went deep beyond yellowing they had turned a crisp shade of brown torn and tattered with bits of it crumbling in my hands

Pages that pulled away from their commitment to be bound by its cover

I touched the book with great care holding my breath with each poem that passed me by

The fragrance of yesterday took me to a place I never knew before a place well before my time the scent of that olde book was delicious

There was no challenge in its read for beyond those darken pages the words were fresh and clear

Age may have changed its pages but it had not tampered with its message

I took a book from my home library sat down and fell in love with Robert Browning…❤

BY THE FIRESIDE

The forest had done it
there they stood

We caught for a moment the powers at…

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