There is a Pleasure in the pathless Woods,
There is a Rapture on the lonely Shore,
There is society, where none intrudes,
By the deep Sea, and Music in its roar:
I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
Written in 1814 by Lord George Gordon Byron

This image appears on the calendar, Speak To Me ~ Thoughts and Quotes (click to view)

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT, Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-55mm.
Text on a translucent layer was added using Corel Paint Shop Pro.
(3541 views on Jan. 22, 2014)

Featured in PEACE, LOVE & TRANQUILITY on Jan. 29, 2010
Featured in Inspirational Greeting on May 17, 2010
Featured in The World As We See It on Aug. 8, 2010
Featured in Cards for Everyday on Aug. 15, 2010
Featured in ImageWriting on Oct. 19, 2011
Featured in Featured For A Challenge on Apr. 22, 2012
Featured on The RB Explore Page on Oct. 8, 2013
Featured in Write! Express Yourself on July 12, 2014

The scene is a sunset on the Connecticut shore of Long Island Sound viewed from Harkness State Park. (USA)

Having a digital camera is like having an unlimited bank account. Thousands and thousands of images, each with the power to bring back the sights, the sounds, the scents and the emotions of that one moment in time…bliss!!!

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  • Detlef Becher
    Detlef Becheralmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful card and wonderful words Jade, very well done!

  • Thanks! I’m spending way too much time on RB, but I think I’m learning some new things. ☺♥♥

    – SummerJade

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  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimagealmost 5 years ago

  • You’re welcome! ☺

    – SummerJade

  • Julie Everhart
    Julie Everhartover 4 years ago

    Such beautiful work! Your image made me…


  • It’s great to see your smile!! Thanks so much! ☺♥

    – SummerJade

  • ctheworld
    ctheworldover 4 years ago

    Beautiful work! Thank you for entering it in our challenge (Tuesday Afternoon).

  • Thanks for your comment! ☺ Your rule about showing the sun really limited my choices! lol

    – SummerJade

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpover 4 years ago

  • Thank you, Marie!! ♥☺

    – SummerJade

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpover 4 years ago

  • This is great!! Thank you so much for featuring this image! ♥♥☺

    – SummerJade

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful image and words!

  • Thank you for your comment! ☺♥

    – SummerJade

  • trish725
    trish725about 4 years ago

  • ☺☺☺☺☺ Great!! Thanks, Trish!!

    – SummerJade

  • judygal
    judygalabout 4 years ago

  • Wonderful news, Judy!! Thanks very much for this feature! ☺♥♥♥

    – SummerJade

  • artisandelimage
    artisandelimageabout 4 years ago

    congratulations for your feature in the Cards for Everyday group !
    my best, francis.

  • Thank you, Francis! ♥☺

    – SummerJade

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