Ceres’ Blessing

March 25, 2011

Earth’s increase, foison plenty,
Barns and garners never empty,
Vines and clustering bunches growing,
Plants with goodly burthen bowing;
Spring come to you at the farthest
In the very end of harvest!
Scarcity and want shall shun you;
Ceres’ blessing so is on you.

– Act IV, Scene 1 in The Tempest by William Shakespeare
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One Response to “Ceres’ Blessing”

  1. Suze said

    May this be true of every living creature.

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