Post-Festival: Maryland Sheep & Wool

If I were a comic strip character, those “thought bubbles” above my head would show images of sheep and spinning wheels; and fibers of all sorts and colors and textures displayed in the shade of fairground pavilions and in the warm sun; fiddlers fiddling and little children dancing; people knitting while strolling; folks intent on learning how to spin; humans and other creatures with REALLY interesting hair…  The Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival is now just a sweet, sweet memory… I’m reminded of a favorite poem from my childhood that begins: “Jill came from the fair with her pennies all spent, she had had her full share of delight and content….” 

Published in: on May 10, 2011 at 5:52 pm  Leave a Comment