John Muir


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Fall in storm of energy Be Grangers of you will [burn] in [Heaven] [name] [he] [never] then grangers Give free [scope] to the common sympathies Culimate [acquisition] with other Brothers & sisters [with] wh [which] God [has] [endowed] [be] [ ] [ ] artizans [artisans] much abused middle [ ] dividing toil. [Ergo] [above] the frozen sea [in] [whole] - Birds that stir the air into waves of melody allround the world for ever. see what other brothers of the All Father are doing. see other flocks. see [gods] [forestry] Gods horticulture. Come out of that & see. right relations to all part of all Theatre Behold what God has wrought deadly God effacing hiding industry

Put not your faith in plans [inventions] [secrets] hard to rise slow [growth] like crystals mtns [mountains] to here to there Put all that [hollow] [stress] slung beneath your feet Do not make a [felisch] of a grape vine or a Bartlett pear or Japanese persimmon Man is more than meat & the body [than] raiment we hear of eclipsed [shrubberies] [culipe] [kola] lves [leaves] [ ]

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Original journal dimensions: 20 x 15 cm.

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