Holding the Universe

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How? Just how? I heard John Rutter’s wonderful setting to ‘For the beauty of the earth’ this evening and the combination of music and poetry is always guaranteed to set my imagination aflame. Yes. Before the beauty of the earth … and this immeasurable Universe, and my extraordinary set of perfectly symmetrical snowflake photographs, I find myself hushed and stilled and – suddenly aware of an hour’s having passed – wondering deeply, and at peace.