The original quotation is by Anthony Trollope in 1883: That I can read and be happy while I am reading is a great blessing. Just a quick switch of words and we get a on-point blessing for our own favorite past time.
Stitch count:50 x 118
Fabric:28 count natural undyed linen from Wichelt Imports
Threads:Gentle Art floss: Grape Arbor, Maple Syrup, Straw Bonnet
Stitch count:50 x 152
Fabric:40 count River Willow Linen from Lakeside Linens
Threads:Gentle Art floss: Baby Spinach, Butternut Squash, Rhubarb, Shaker White
Stitcher's Blessing, Copyright 2007. Original counted thread designs by Linda Stolz for Erica Michaels Designs.