Elizabeth and Her German GardenBook - 2000
May 7th -- There were days last winter when I danced for sheer joy out in my frost-bound garden in spite of my years and children. But I did it behind a bush, having a due regard for the decencies ...'
Elizabeth's uniquely witty pen records each season in her beloved garden, where she escapes from the stifling routine of indoors: servants, meals, domestic routine, and the presence of her overbearing husband ...
From Library Staff
multcolib_susannel Aug 09, 2015
Though she knows nothing about gardening, Elizabeth falls in love with the neglected garden she inherits.
The progress of seasons is documented in diary form of the protagonist, Elizabeth, throughout the year. The changes in the garden reflecting the changes in relationship.