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Wouldn’t it be wonderful

if you were a butterfly and I was a bee wouldn’t it be wonderful we would fly and be free in a world full of somethings in a world full of woe wouldn’t it be everything to fly to and fr…

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I had a long day. It began in Fernie, BC in the midst of great ski country. I got as far as Olds, Alberta, within view of the Rockies, and encountered car trouble and was towed home. We have a regular shop we take cars to, so we dropped it off.

What a treat it was to find this poem and image waiting. What if we were butterflies and bees? We could live in a world of somethings.

David at Barsetshire Diaries suggested we need a contemporary Dr. Seuss. Perhaps with a concerted effort we can match his wit and wisdom and as Jonathan at By the Mighty Mumford commented we would have a Seuss on the Loose. Oh, that is so wonderful and Seussian.

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About ivonprefontaine

I completed a PhD at Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA. Previously, I taught for 20 years and spent the last 14 years teaching in an incrediable hybrid school setting. My dissertation topic and research were how teachers experience becoming who teachers, as human subjects. For me, teaching is a calling and vocation that allows me to express who I am as a person. Currently, I am waiting and listening to what will call me. We have begun a small consulting and leadership firm called Rocky River Leadership & Consulting Ltd.

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  1. Thanks so much for the mention. I’m sending a get well soon card for the car.
    Hugs

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  2. 😀 I chose a Seuss them for the combination party for graduation/retirement celebrations for the 2 generations I’m sandwiched between, this May- “Oh the places you will go…” 🙂

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  3. Enjoyed this post. Think we have much in common. 🙂

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  4. Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented:
    WONDERFUL WORDS…I HADN’T READ CLOSELY ENOUGH!

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  5. Forrgive me for not responding sooner. Seeing a reference to one’s blog is not the same as truly reading as to why. Thank you for quoting and posting this wonderful discussion!

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