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Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Humpty Dumpty . . .

 
Humpty Dumpty
Sat On A Wall
Humpty Dumpty
Had A Great Fall
 
All The Kings Horses
And All The Kings Men
Couldn't Put Humpty Dumpty
Back Together Again
 
found in western ireland
 one of my mother's miniatures
thimble humpty's from Wisconsin,  plus a large clay
below, a humpty stackable 
 
we can't always wait
for someone
or something else
to fix us
 to put us back together
 
sometimes we have to
pull up our boot straps
dig in
and
do it
ourselves
 
my mantra
~
the cleaning, sorting, organizing continues

16 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

your collections are coming to the light of blogland! :)

PlantPostings said...

Very good point, Lynne. We have to do it ourselves, don't we? What a cute collection!

Pondside said...

It's a lesson we all have to learn at some point - some of us later than others.

Art and Sand said...

Love your collection of Humpty Dumptys.

Margaret Adamson said...

Hi Lynne It's like the song says, "Pick yourself up, dust yourself down and start all over again"

eileeninmd said...

Cool collection of Humpty Dumpties! They are cute! Do you have separate rooms for all these collections!

Have a happy day!

MarmePurl said...

A good mantra to have!

babs said...

You are sticking to it.....I envy you.

Jill said...

Cute collection!

missy said...

Cute..You don't need to be fixed..You're perfect the way you are..

Musings from Kim K. said...

Love your mantra. So true. Darling collection. Happy Wednesday!

koralee said...

So darling...I love all your little humpties in your collection. Lately I have been collecting little squirrels. Hugs to you.

Rain said...

Wonderful point Lynne!! U do have some nice collections!! I really love your mantra! More folks should aspire to that!
Rain :(

Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams said...

When I was little, I had a giant Humpty doll, I think that he expired from a crack on his head...no really he did.

Jen

Bonnie said...

Love Humpty's cheery face!

sparkle100-havealook.blogspot.com said...

Like your blog today girl all the takes. Made me smile.