Saturday, June 18, 2011

Advice to Daughters

niamh boyce 2007
"Never grow a wish bone daughter,
where your backbone ought to be."

Clementine Paddleford

10 comments:

Catfish Tales said...

Wow, yes. Brilliant advice. And did you take it? :)

120 Socks said...

Good one Niamh! Also wud love to see some of your art first hand one day soon. Do you ever part with any of your wonderful creations?

Bluestocking Mum said...

I love that painting.

I like to think I have a lot of backbone ;) must be the Yorkshire in me.

warm wishes

Old Kitty said...

I had to read that quote many times to understand!! And I do now! Thank you!! Is that your painting?!?! WOW!!!!!

Take care
x

Brigid said...

Great advice Niamh, now, we just need them to heed it.

jane.healy said...

What a wonderful piece of advice - dare I say I wish my mother had given it to me!!

Jan Morrison said...

I absolutely needed exactly this quote today. Thank you. I love the picture too.

Faith Pray said...

I love this piece! Gorgeous!

Margaret said...

Wow. LOVED this!

WOMEN RULE WRITER said...

Love the quote. And the art. Talented lady :)