Thursday, June 21, 2007

GS(3) Thunderbolt 6-21-07: Another Way to Celebrate the Solstice

Danish Meteorological Institute

Ecclesiastes 3:1 To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
3:2 A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted;
3:3 A time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up;
3:4 A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance;
3:5 A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing;
3:6 A time to get, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away;
3:7 A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
3:8 A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace.
3:9 What profit hath he that worketh in that wherein he laboureth?

Ecclesiastes, Bible (King James)

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

The great wheel is turning. In Tallinn, Kyoto and Calgary, it is the Summer Solstice. In Perth, Capetown and Quito, it is the Winter Solstice. Either way, and in all directions, it is a celebration and an affirmation of life on this beautiful blue-green world.

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