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    Default Round XI - Topic 4 - Post your pics here!

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    The photographer shared this about the pic:

    These dogs belong to my friend Isidor. He is leaving tomorrow, going back to his country of birth, after more than fifty years in Australia. This beautiful, rustic fireplace was built by him on his hobby farm. Isidor is 82 and his ancestral home beckons. My friend had never forgoten the land of his youth and as he said to me, he wants to rest his bones where his family await his return. The warmth of that fire is a fitting symbol of the warmth he extended to all that crossed his path.
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    The fireplace at the Grove Park Inn in Asheville, NC - it's legendary!
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    what does the mantle say? I can see words, but can't make them all out.
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    my fireplace, at my getway... pssssh, right...
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    Brady, I had a sheet from the resort that told all about the poetry on the walls there, but I can't find it anymore. The fireplace saying is just one poetic etchings on the rocks; there's plenty to think about while you kick back in the rocking chairs. It's a really cool place, with a killer view of the Blue Ridge Mountains. If I find the sheet, I'll let you know.

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    Those words above the fireplace started a Google search. (Yeah, I know, just a little obsessive.) I found this in an on-line posting of the Maine Antique Digest.


    The inscription over the massive fireplace in the Great Hall:

    "Take from the hearth its warmth.
    From the room its charm.
    From the Inn, its amity.
    Return them not. But return."

    “Tmcky ymu kra Ymu, tekt fs truar tekl trua. Teara fs lm mla kifva wem fs Ymuar tekl Ymu.” ~ Dr. Seuss

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    Hmm... although the words I can read in the photo say: this room, this Inn.

    “Tmcky ymu kra Ymu, tekt fs truar tekl trua. Teara fs lm mla kifva wem fs Ymuar tekl Ymu.” ~ Dr. Seuss

    I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by. ~ Douglas Adams

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