Sunday Church No. 14: Philadelphia Flower Show 2013

"When you love you should not say, 'God is in my heart,' but rather, 'I am in the heart of God.'"
“When you love you should not say, ‘God is in my heart,’ but rather, ‘I am in the heart of God.'”
"And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course."
“And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.”

"Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself."
“Love has no other desire but to fulfill itself.”
"But if you love and must needs have desires, let these be your desires.
“But if you love and must needs have desires, let these be your desires.”
"To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night."
“To melt and be like a running brook that sings its melody to the night.”
"To know the pain of too much tenderness."
“To know the pain of too much tenderness.”
"To be wounded by your own understanding of love."
“To be wounded by your own understanding of love;”
"And to bleed willingly and joyfully."
“And to bleed willingly and joyfully.”
"To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving."
“To wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving;”
"To rest at the noon hour and meditate love's ecstasy."
“To rest at the noon hour and meditate love’s ecstasy.”
"To return home at eventide with gratitude;"
“To return home at eventide with gratitude;”
"And then to sleep with a prayer for the beloved in your heart and a song of praise upon your lips."
“And then to sleep with a prayer for the beloved in your heart and a song of praise upon your lips.”
Quotes taken from "The Prophet" by Kahlil Gibran.
Quotes taken from “The Prophet” by Kahlil Gibran.
Pictures taken at this year's Philadelphia Flower  Show.
Pictures taken at this year’s Philadelphia Flower Show.
Happy One Year Anniversary O. Hawk. Eye love being married to you!
Happy One Year Anniversary O. Hawk. Eye love being married to you!

(Source: Khalil Gibran)

Eye-and-eye mantra: Be the woman you want to be at all times.

Photography by Ajua Hawkins.

Copyright 2013-2014 Ajua Hawkins

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