Friday, December 21, 2012



For to sit in a room full of books, and remember the stories they told you, and to know precisely where each one is located and what was happening in your life at the time or where you were when your first read it is the languid and distilled pleasure of the connoisseur.
~Sting


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8 comments:

Daisy said...

What a lovely place that would be to retreat to!

Trish said...

I know! I could get a lot of reading done here :)

(Diane) Bibliophile By the Sea said...

wow, would i love that setting for my reading room --especially the shelves.

Suko said...

This would be an ideal place to escape with a book or two or three....

laughingwolf said...

...and, the cushion's well used! :)

Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said...

I love this one! I love bookshelves that I can see myself creating.

BECKY said...

Oooh, how did I miss this post? I could just live right there in that one room!

Melwyk said...

Gorgeous room... and gorgeous quote! He has it just right.