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Thursday, January 21, 2010

Anticipation




The pleasure of expecting enjoyment

is often greater than that of 

obtaining it...

Samuel Johnson

6 comments:

willow said...

Mr. Johnson certainly got that right! I like to think of it as hope.

Alaine said...

Hello Willow, there's always hope and then anticipating relief!

steven said...

so very true in my experiencing and so i try to have few or no expectations. then whatever is is!!! steven

Bonnie, Original Art Studio said...

Hi Alaine: Usually true - but what a delightful surprise when the event matches the level of expectation! Hope you are well.
I like your fleur de lys header!

Derrick said...

Hi Alaine,

I'm sure those birds were in for a treat well up to their expectations!

Alaine said...

Hi Derrick, you're right, they're totally spoilt!!