How beautiful, buoyant, and glad is morning! The first sunshine on the leaves: the first wind, laden with the first breath of the flowers—that deep sigh with which they seem to waken from sleep; the first dew, untouched even by the light foot of the early hare; the first chirping of the rousing birds, as if eager to begin song and flight; all is redolent of the strength given by rest, and the joy of conscious life.
By Letitia Elizabeth Landon.
Artist Michael Gorban
Text and image source: Snowwolfs Woodland Nook https://www.facebook.com/531188960392510/posts/1579578022220260/