I get a peaceful, easy feeling

30 May

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A little leg of the Carson River in Nevada at the tail end of the day.  We drove by there after a marvelous dinner at a local casino buffet (although the hideous conspicuous over-consumption and waste of a casino buffet is a bit hard to take).  My mom was feeling pretty good so we stopped and walked a bit.  We could hear the Black-billed Magpies settling down for the night.  There were ducks calling nearby.  It was lovely and quiet and weren’t even any mosquitos biting.  It almost looks like the Shire, doesn’t it?  But no self-respecting hobbit would tolerate it being this wild and untidy.  🙂

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Now, go away and let us sleep!

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8 Responses to “I get a peaceful, easy feeling”

  1. KGMom 30 May, 2009 at 7:10 pm #

    I love the photo–it is most peaceful looking.
    And I love the Eagles’ song from whence your blog title came.

  2. Crafty Green Poet 31 May, 2009 at 1:24 am #

    lovely photos, sounds like you had a wonderful visit there

  3. jayne 31 May, 2009 at 3:14 am #

    Beautiful… love the sunlight filtering through.

  4. NCmountainwoman 31 May, 2009 at 9:26 am #

    Oh, it is a peaceful, easy feeling. And I have the visions of the photograph and the wonderful song streaming through my mind. Thanks.

  5. Pam 31 May, 2009 at 2:38 pm #

    Oh wow, your first photo really took my breath away, and then I got a peaceful feeling. How beautiful it must have been in person!

  6. robin andrea 1 June, 2009 at 7:26 am #

    That is a beautiful sight.

  7. wende 1 June, 2009 at 10:01 am #

    That river shot is lovely.

  8. yen 3 June, 2009 at 6:05 am #

    I love the picture of the river, picturesque!

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