"Joy lies in the fight, in the attempt, in the suffering involved, not in the victory itself." (Mahatma Gandhi)
"Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass I can appreciate persistence." (Hal Borland)
This place haven't seen a decent rain since last February...
"Holidays in general breed unrealistic expectations. The minute you start wondering - is it going to be wonderful enough? - it will never be." (Pepper Schwartz)
Even so, this is my dead ugly back yard... Not kidding. Keep wondering :)