Love is the only gold

Alfred Lord Tennyson 
© Eclipse 2011


With his wife Emily and two sons, Hallam and Lionel


I hold it true, whate’er befall;
I feel it, when I sorrow most;
‘Tis better to have loved and lost
Than never to have loved at all…

(from “In Memoriam”)


“Love is the only gold….”
Alfred Lord Tennyson ( 6 /8/1809 – 6 /10/ 1892)


Images by Google

~ by Eclipse on September 21, 2012.

6 Responses to “Love is the only gold”

  1. I like your style, adding a portrait
    that is in itself a most excellent piece
    and yet you amplify this with these
    photographs… I like that idea 🙂

    Have a very sweet Tuesday Eclipse 🙂

    Androgoth XXx

  2. This is lovely. Yes, it is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

  3. A beautiful post .. with wonderful music … a perfect ending on my day. Thanks … ha en behaglig helg.

  4. just gold?
    gold, platinum, oil…

    • I agree with the gold comment, because gold is soft like love should be … platinum is cold … olil is messy … diamonds are hard … it’s got to be gold, hmmm?

  5. A truly memorable quote. Accompanied by another expressive portrait. Wow!

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