Keeping Japan in my thoughts....
"When the Japanese mend broken objects they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold, because they believe that when something's suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautiful."
~ Barbara Bloom
Linda at Vulture Peak Muse posted the above heart felt sentiment from Barbara Bloom on her blog this morning. It was such an appropriate quote that I asked if I might use it also. She kindly agreed.