What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt - it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else. —Hal Boyle

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What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt - it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else.

HAL BOYLE

Pulitzer-prize-winning journalist

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Anonymous JANUARY 8, 2015
John Denvers music and beautiful pictures go hand in hand!!! I love it!!!


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