Friday, June 16, 2017

Knee Deep In June




Tell you what I like the best --
'Long about knee-deep in June,
'Bout the time strawberries melts
On the vine, -- some afternoon
Like to jes' git out and rest,
And not work at nothin' else!"

~ James Witcomb Riley : Knee Deep in June

 

8 comments:

Debbie Nolan said...

Oh such a lovely picture and sentiment...makes me want to get out and rest there too.

Patsy said...

Love It!

local alien said...

Great verse!

donna baker said...

Kind of like my day today.

Henny Penny said...

Don't that just make you feel good! I love that picture of the swing too!

Deb said...

I just love those old wooden swings.

DJan said...

That is a lovely picture and poem, Jo. Thank you. :-)

annie said...

I'd spend hours on that swing!