|Yes, I have heard the argument about the right of a free people to determine its own destiny. I reflect often upon the way through the woods. The primacy of nature over nurture keeps me awake oft a night. |
But, my grand-daughter idolising princesses, learning dance, and adoring pink, purple, and turquoise, is all a bit perplexing.
In want of a princess-antidote, on Friday Alannah helped me fork the compost in her ballet tutu, and on Saturday she sat with me under the spreading Camellia tree while I explained to her the finer points in the life-cycle of the Cicada.
Note: These images were taken by a bursting mother, at the completion of Sunday's dance spectaculAR, when Tessi and Alannah found it difficult to relinquish the stage.
Monday, December 9, 2013
Itty Bitty Ballerinas
Posted by Julie at 12:10 PM