Saturday February 18th 2012

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Thought for the Day

“There are two ways of spreading light:
to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”

~ Edith Wharton
(1862-1937)



*Edith Newbold Jones Wharton

File:Edith Newbold Jones Wharton.jpg | From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaBorn: January 24, 1862 New York City, New York
Died: August 11, 1937 Saint-Brice-sous-Forêt, France

A Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist, short story writer, and designer. In addition to novels, Wharton wrote at least 85 short stories. She was also a garden designer, interior designer, and taste-maker of her time. She wrote several design books, including her first published work, The Decoration of Houses of 1897, co-authored by Ogden Codman.

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