O, Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled as to console; to be understood as to understand; to be loved as to love; For it is in giving that we receive; it is in pardoning that we are pardoned; it is in dying that we are born again to eternal life.
~ St. Frances of Assisi
|Conductor opens his Schultutes|
A "Schultüte" or School Cone: Parents in Germany & Austria present these decorated "cones" to help make the first day of school a little sweeter. It's traditionally filled with toys, chocolate, candies, school supplies,...
|Butterfly displays her school "supplies"|