"PLACE A BEEHIVE ON MY GRAVE
AND LET THE HONEY SOAK THROUGH.
WHEN I'M DEAD AND GONE,
THAT'S WHAT I WANT FROM YOU.
THE STREETS OF HEAVEN ARE GOLD AND SUNNY,
BUT I'LL STICK WITH MY PLOT AND POT OF HONEY.
PLACE A BEEHIVE ON MY GRAVE
AND LET THE HONEY SOAK THROUGH."
SUE MONK KIDD, THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES.
"a bee is an exquisite chemist."
royal beekeeper to charles ii
"For better of worse,
honeybees are often much too busy
to be bothered with personal reflection."
Plan Bee: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
About the Hardest-Working Creatures on the Planet.
COLD PRESSED HONEY
THE MOONBAH VALLEY
buzz, buzz, buzz, i wonder why he does, sir.'
buzzn't, buzzn't, buzzn't,
i wonder why he doesn't.
william mayne, a swarm in may
"a day without a friend is like
a pot without a single drop of honey left inside."
Without bees, the world
would be a mess.”
Jay Ebben - Painted Hives
“Bees do have a smell, you know,
and if they don't they should,
for their feet are dusted with spices
from a million flowers.”
Ray Bradbury, Dandelion Wine