Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Sunday, November 6, 2011
I've been away for two weeks, and the birdfeeder is empty. Probably has been for a week now, based on how fast the birds clear it out. It's causing an unexpected protest.