I would rather sit on a stump and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion.
A twist on Henry David Thoreau’s quote.. I used to love escaping into our woods when growing up in rural Indiana. Still have hopes of doing that someday! I am envious of my sister and neighbor hiking the Appalachian Trail next week. They are doing it separately, but just so happens to be on the same week. Giving me a double doss of envy, it didn’t help that I just finished reading AWOL on the Appalachian Trail either 🙂 So this is my version of escape:
I will sit on my stump: