Beauty And The Beholder

Matterhorn3Two Englishmen, having climbed the Matterhorn, were regarding the wonderful view that stretched out before them.

‘Not half bad!’, commented one of them.

‘No,’ replied the other , ‘but you needn’t rave about it like a love-struck poet!’


quoted in ‘The Wayside Book‘ ed. Heather White

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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