“We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children”
I have developed the habit of taking my iPad with me when I go out, and last Sunday I was pleased I did. It was children’s meeting at my local Meeting House and the children were drawing, and playing quietly, mostly! A friend read a children’s version of Chief Seattle’s address which speaks of the connectedness of all things upon the earth, and I did this drawing.
I know there is some controversy over the total authenticity of the speech, but I think it speaks of some simple and deep truth