Punch buggys are known as fuscas here and they are e v e r y w h e r e . It’s so great to see something you love around every corner. I taught my Brazilian friend the punch buggy game [red punch buggy - no punch back] and he’s been abusing it ever since.
The life we lead is sort of like a spider web. Constantly building upon each experience making our web more and more complex. If we make meaningful connections our web is stronger. If we strive to meet and mingle our web grows larger. Are you willing to stand behind the web you have woven?
Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth. They do not preach learning and precepts, they preach, undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life.
“Whoever wants music instead of noise, joy instead of pleasure, soul instead of gold, creative work instead of business, passion instead of foolery, finds no home in this trivial world of ours.” ― Hermann Hesse
There is pleasure in the pathless woods,There is a rapture on the lonely shore,There is society, where none intrudes,By the deep sea, and music in its roar:I love not man the less, but Nature more.-Lord Byron