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I use to sleep on bales of hay with our cats.

A quiet place to read. This young rider has found a perfect hideaway in the hayloft to get lost in a great adventure. I used to read Nancy Drew Mysteries in the hayloft of our barn!

Reading by the window.

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Sleeping in tunnels and train stations

Sam, Andrea, Beryl, Luke, and Emily sleeping in the Labyrinth while on the run

Bluebirds in the backyard: Let Spring Begin

Read outside, in the grass. books about adventures and friends. and I was all the time alone with the grass, feeling the scent of the book above all. so, I guess my best friends are a book and some little spot of grass.

Jeune fille à la fenêtre ...

The windowsill was the perfect place to read. From the window, the vastness of the estate gardens could be seen perfectly, and it was the perfect spot to escape.

nature path

"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference." - by Robert Frost "The Road Not Taken" 1916

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A straw-filled barn makes a great place for young and old to play inside Charlotte Shivvers Fair Acres Farm. Mary Chind/The Register I love the smell of straw in a barn.