By Gertrude Jekyll

There is a lovable quality about the actual tools.
One feels so kindly to the thing that enables the hand to obey the brain.
Moreover, one feels a good deal of respect for it;
without it, the brain and the hand would be helpless.


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Gertrude Jekyll
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