There are chapters in every life which are seldom read and certainly not aloud. Carol Shields To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit and read it are old women over their tea. Henry David Thoreau
Where there are friends there is wealth. Titus Maccius Plautus
Don’t take up a man’s time talking about the smartness of your children; he wants to talk to you about the smartness of his children. Ed Howe
Thank God for Tea! What would the world do without tea? How did it exist? I am glad I was not born before tea. Sydney Smith
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons. T. S. Eliot
Frequently the more trifling the subject the more animated and protracted the discussion. Franklin Pierce
‘Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected.
The full Moon in March falls on March 17 in Australia and March 16 in the US. This is an interesting full Moon and one that holds a fair bit of frustration, along with the desire to get going and make something happen. The trick is getting things done in the few days leading up to the full Moon as the Sun and Saturn will be trine and that makes for a useful source of can-do energy. Having said that, Mars and Saturn are retrograde and that can have a two steps forward, one step back, one step forward, two steps back kind of quality about it. Mercury has gone direct now, though, so things are, on some levels picking up speed and Venus has passed it's retrograde shadow, so there's good things going on. On the slightly difficult side is the ongoing Jupiter/Uranus/Pluto t-square that can be frustrating and can feel like we're trudging knee high in treacle.
The Sabian Symbol for the full Moon is Virgo 27: Aristocratic Elderly Ladies Drinking Afternoon Tea In A Wealthy Home. From my book The Sabian Oracle: 360 Degrees of Wisdom: