A friend asked me to do a day and night piece of art. She has been one of my faithful cheerleaders so……S. today and tomorrow are for you.
Mirth is short and transient, cheerfulness fixed and permanent.
Mirth is like a flash of lightning that breaks through a gloom of clouds, and glitters for a moment: Cheerfulness keeps up a kind of day-light in the mind,
and fills it with a steady and perpetual serenity.