but three summer days

I almost wish we were butterflies and liv'd but three summer days--three such days with you I c...


I almost wish we were butterflies and liv'd but three summer days--three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could ever contain.

- John Keats


Photography by Amy of Easy Does Us.

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26 comments

  1. oh how i love keats and bright star! such a beautiful film.

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  2. John Keats always has the most beautiful words. And they complement these photographs so well!! :)

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  3. oh now I am dreaming of summer days in a large house with an immense garden decorated iwth flower doing nothing but reading magazines


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  4. I love the photos and the quote is lovely!
    xxx
    Giovanna
    www.bohomarket.blogspot.com

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  5. i love this quote.
    yet i somehow missed out on seeing the movie, which was dissapointing, i cant wait to see it on dvd!
    xx

    http://its-just-b.blogspot.com/

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  6. Oh Keats, I love him so, teaching him to my year 12 Literature class at the moment and he always takes my breath away. Those photos are just perfect.
    Sophie x

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  7. beautiful photos, and a beautiful quote.xx

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  8. Nobody does romance better than Keats!

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  9. that is a beautiful quote. and so true.
    i have just been posting about butterflies too! :

    http://arowantree.blogspot.com/2010/03/my-creative-space_24.html

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  10. I love the pictures you share with us.

    Thanks for that

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  11. Lovely post. And Thank you so much for the pass to see Bright Star. I still haven't forgotten the film

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  12. this is wonderful, your blog is like a dream

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  13. ooo i miss butterflies!
    back home there is an observatory full of them, everywhere, it's incredible

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  14. love it.. so beatiful and sensetive

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  15. I just love the emotions and atmosphere the colours exude...

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  16. LOVELY PICTURES.
    You always find so charming photos!

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  17. Love the quote and, pairing it with the pictures, you've now convinced me a need to go frolic in a field somewhere! :)

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  18. i carried a little copy of keat's all over europe with me. he is just brilliant.

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  19. amazing!
    i just saw bright star a couple of days ago and i had chickenpocks the whole movie.
    so touching.
    so beautiful.

    Happy Birthday Liss, i hope you'll have a fantastic day and weekend!

    Mila.

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  20. Love Keats... have you seen Bright Star?

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