in skating on thin ice, our safety is in our speed. – ralph waldo emerson

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campus martius park, detroit, michigan, usa

society is like a large piece of frozen water;

and skating well is the great art of social life.

– Letitia Elizabeth Landon

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  1. wow, did you attempt to skate there? I am impressed with the beautiful colored ice, Beth! I love the Emerson quote, it is simple and direct. Also, Letitia’s quote is very thoughtful. I am not sure I wish to fit into a certain social life… Hugs!

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  2. sharing…and I never could skate…as far as I got was a monkey ward’s pair of new ice skates still in the box from 55 years ago because I chickened out of attending the ice-rink kid party…I prefer watching tv…then and now? ๐Ÿ˜‰

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