Rock Sand Sun

Ruby, the rescued Yorkie-Poo, at the beach in the sun on wordless wednesday

For whatever we lose (like a you or a me)

it’s always ourselves we find in the sea

e.e. cummings

Illinois State Beach Park, Zion, IL

39 Comments

  1. Yamini MacLean
    October 5, 2016 / 7:33 am

    Hari OMLap up those last rays of the fading sun Ruby… you gorgeous gal you! Hugs and wags, YAM-aunty xxx

  2. Molly and Mackie
    October 5, 2016 / 9:31 am

    Beautiful♥

  3. Momma Kat and Her Bear Cat
    October 5, 2016 / 9:43 am

    Ruby looks like she's contemplating the meaning of life there :)ps – love that poem too.

  4. Mark Muller
    October 5, 2016 / 10:31 am

    that was so well said… and I agree!

  5. Emma
    October 5, 2016 / 11:19 am

    I really like that quote! Great photo too…beachy, yet you can feel the fall chill.

  6. Madi and Mom
    October 5, 2016 / 11:31 am

    Ruby what a beautiful photo. Looks like you have found a wonderful whiff in the breeze. We love the quote.Hugs madi your bfff

  7. Marg
    October 5, 2016 / 12:02 pm

    Ruby, you sure look happy there sitting in the sun.Great picture.

  8. The Menagerie Mom
    October 5, 2016 / 1:41 pm

    Simply beautiful!

  9. Brian
    October 5, 2016 / 2:57 pm

    You look adorable and quite happy sweet Ruby!

  10. Inger
    October 5, 2016 / 5:15 pm

    So true those words. Ruby, I'm envious of you smelling that sea air. I miss it here on my mountain top.

  11. Sketching with Dogs
    October 5, 2016 / 5:37 pm

    Beautiful photo of you enjoying the beach. I've always loved e.e cummings.Lynne x

  12. Hailey and Zaphod and their Lady
    October 5, 2016 / 5:38 pm

    You sure look content. Lady says her angel Gemi use to make a similar face when happy.

  13. Louis the Blogging Dog
    October 5, 2016 / 6:00 pm

    In our house we luff ee cummings. And what a good photo!Your FurendLouis Dog Armstrong

  14. Caren Gittleman
    October 5, 2016 / 6:20 pm

    Beautiful photo and poem, love them! DakotasDen

  15. The Swiss Cats
    October 5, 2016 / 7:03 pm

    Beautiful place, great quote, and beautiful photo ! Purrs

  16. Bobbi and Gracie
    October 5, 2016 / 7:09 pm

    Oh Ruby, you look like you belong there!!

  17. Two French Bulldogs
    October 5, 2016 / 7:27 pm

    Very niceSnorts, Lily & Edward

  18. Robin Mudge
    October 5, 2016 / 7:27 pm

    So beautiful! You have found the perfect sun puddle to rest in, Ruby. Water does seem to cause people to reflect on their lives. -Purrs from your friends at http://www.PlayfulKitty.net

  19. Bella Roxy & Macdui
    October 5, 2016 / 7:59 pm

    So true, nothing so soothing as watching waves and feeling that seabreeze.

  20. Idaho PugRanch
    October 5, 2016 / 8:31 pm

    You look deep in thought RubyhugsMr Bailey, Hazel & Mabel

  21. Lessons From A Paralyzed Dog
    October 5, 2016 / 9:26 pm

    Beautiful photo. There is nothing more refreshing than at day by the sea.

  22. Golden Daily Scoop
    October 5, 2016 / 9:27 pm

    So true, what a beautiful shot! Happy WW!

  23. Jackie Bouchard
    October 5, 2016 / 10:00 pm

    love the ocean! Great quote and photo!

  24. Melissa, Mudpie and Angel Truffles (Mochas, Mysteries and Meows)
    October 5, 2016 / 10:07 pm

    So beautiful (the picture and the quote)!

  25. Christine Caplan
    October 5, 2016 / 11:26 pm

    We are creatures cut from the same cloth – it's the ocean that makes us the happiest – any body of water honestly, I use it to clear my head and enrich the munchkins! Great pic!

  26. Three Chatty Cats
    October 5, 2016 / 11:46 pm

    Aww, love you, Rubes!

  27. Chasing Dog Tales
    October 6, 2016 / 12:04 am

    Oh, I really like that quote, so true! That's a gorgeous picture of Ruby too…beautiful light!

  28. The Island Cats
    October 6, 2016 / 1:13 am

    You look beautiful there, Ruby.

  29. Cathy Keisha
    October 6, 2016 / 1:25 am

    What a great pic, Ruby. Do you make sand castles?

  30. pilch92 15andmeowing
    October 6, 2016 / 2:34 am

    What a beautiful place to be.

  31. meowmeowmans
    October 6, 2016 / 3:16 am

    That quote is great, Ruby. And your picture illustrates it perfectly!

  32. Kitties Blue
    October 6, 2016 / 4:02 am

    Daily Cuteness is the perfect label for this adorable photo. Mom wishes she was at the beach and is jealous! XOCK, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

  33. Vanessa Morgan
    October 6, 2016 / 2:39 pm

    You look so very happy at the beach 🙂

  34. tubby3pug
    October 6, 2016 / 5:27 pm

    lovely

  35. Fiona King
    October 6, 2016 / 7:06 pm

    What a wonderful Quote. Ship ahoy Ruby!

  36. Janet Keefe
    October 6, 2016 / 10:11 pm

    What a peaceful scene and quote! I love the ocean more than anything so this really speaks to me.Jan, Wag 'n Woof Pets

  37. Lola The Rescued Cat
    October 7, 2016 / 12:23 am

    Purrfect quite for a purrfect photo.

  38. KB Bear
    October 7, 2016 / 4:03 am

    I'm not making this up but you look more content and more confident in every photo that I see of you, Ruby! What a wonderful photo and quote.

  39. Colin Jackson
    November 2, 2016 / 7:34 pm

    Looking very regal, there. A little haughty … in a good way. 🙂

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