Friday, June 22, 2012

Anglophile Friday - Favorite Photos of England


Having Sought a Shady Spot
Bolton Abbey, North Yorkshire

 When I think of England, this is what first comes to mind.

  Sheep don't come much cuter than the Scottish Blackface.
I would have loved to have taken them home.

or
I would have loved to take them home.

or
I would love to have taken them home.

(Angela, try that sentence on your ESL students!)

Okay, you grammarians, which should it be?

Whichever is correct,
I'm sure that my backyard in Wisconsin needs a few
Scottish Blackface sheep.

And wouldn't Bridger love having a real job,
instead of warming the carpet.



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18 comments:

Eileen said...

Not sure about the correct grammar, but I think you would have loved to take them home :-)
My word, Bridger is a lovely looking dog. Why work when he can warm the carpet:-)

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

I love those sheep! And clover blossom soap? Sounds wonderful!

Amy, a redeemed sheep said...

You said it right the first time. At least that's how I would have said it! =)

You know I love the sheep. These are especially adorable. =D

Robin said...

Love the picture. Those sheep are so adorable...I would love to have them in my back yard.

Jenn said...

Bridger looks so comfy!! I want to use him as a pillow! Although, I'm sure you are right, he'd rather be keeping those sheep in line!! Great pic of the sheep too!

Amy Burzese said...

Bridger has a great job and you know I love sheep. Can't wait until next Friday!

Yenta Mary said...

All that cuddliness - sheep, dog - just waiting to be petted!

Heide at ApronHistory said...

Love the picture of the Blackface Sheep!
My grandfather raised sheep for a while. We love to hear his stories. It might be in the blood now...

George The Lad said...

Hi Bridger, there's sheep behind you :)mint sauce, mint sauce.
Take, Taken my grammer is terrible.
There, their, sore,saw all mean the same to me.
So don't worry about it, mind you this is a dog talking ;)
Have a good week
See yea George xxx

Walking on Sunshine... said...

I love the picture! Hope you have a nice weekend!

Pam Lofton said...

The second one would be correct. Right? Yeah, the second one. Pretty sure. I think that's it. ARGH!!!! Grammar drives me NUTS! LOL Those sheep are lovely! And that I know for sure. :)

Isabelle Thornton said...

Oh I love your beautiful pictures. Such an happy dog.
I was thinking creme brulee for a soap...I would have no idea how to make the scent, Maybe you would. Thanks so much for your comment, sorry i have been so busy and so sleep deprived.
Bisous

Mama Hen said...

Oh my goodness I love these pictures! The sheep are so cute and your beautiful doggie looks so cozy! I hope you are doing well! Have a great night!

Mama Hen

Jutta said...

I would love to have had taken them home....
actually, i have no idea. we understand you anyway :-). your dog is gorgeous, i am sure he would also loved for you to have taken the sheep home! thanks for visiting my blog and for your lovely comment on my forest creatures diy. i am sure the sheep will feel very much at home on a map of england!
i like your blog and am following you now with gfc. i would be honored if you would like to follow back, but no hard feelings if not :-)
hugs to you
jutta

Words Of Deliciousness said...

I love the picture of the sheep. I am sure they would have loved to be Wisconsin, it is a beautiful state.

Tammy said...

You've been to England? I love the sheep Pic. I've only been there through the Telly :) I think the right way to say it is this one: I would love to have taken them home. Am I correct:)

J_on_tour@jayzspaze said...

The warmth of the fleece, the warmth of the carpet, the warmth of the post :-) nice one

Hubba said...

I'm a new follower! I love looking at all of these pictures. I would love if you could stop by and follow me back at www.iheartpears.blogspot.com

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