“May thy stove be always embered.
May thy engine be always pressured.
And may steam and fortune,
Always rise before thee!”
* auther unknown but … shared with all from Mr Jack
Its Founders Week .. Its New Babbage Founders Week !!!
Now what does that mean ??
(thinks of Miss Star to my post last year wonders if she recalls her words that still make me smile )
Fireworks .. someplace sometime today ..
Saturday Jan 29th A wonderful Airship regatta followed later by The Black and White Soot Founders Day Ball ..
A Magical Air Balloon/ Air Ship Build contest .. Oh no its not too late !!
you have till 7pm slt to place your entry on Piermont Landing ..
alright enough of the shameless plugs .. grins ..
What is more important is for all to take and make the time .. To thank those that
1) found and created this Community .. years ago ..
Sure there are a few still a few of them among us ..
Young Master Loki The prince of the City ..
Mr Jack the wise and most poetic peaceful Soul of the city ..
The Duke with his very own ((out there )) creative and heart for the city .
The ex Mayor Sprocket, whose steady hand help bring this all to life is sometimes about …
The Dame Ordinal with her very own Whimsy Creative Master mind ..
Miss Charlene .. the busy caretaker with heart who is never really far ..
**Rei !!! the amazing Builder we do not see :)
Ok suggestion none of these folks are big on knock down hugs people ..
but a kind gesture, a warm smile and thank you .. does make them smile ..
truth be told ..
I can go on about the next teir of folks after the founders and believe it or not .. some really good ones of them are still around ..
Young Jimmy Dear Myrtle ,**Kaylee ,Miss Canolli ..Miss Elle , Dr Fabre.. Miss Bela .. Miss Beq .. Mr Elf .. Miss Terry lightfoot , Mr Dagger ,Mr Nix Sands .. Miss Cutea , Miss Hya , Miss Meadow. Mr Pumpkin and Tyger .. oh yes and even you .. kandace .. :)
these are the folks that still keep an eye from time to time and most still pay tier !!
Thats the point Most still support the community and we don’t even see them ..
Gosh I guess that brings me to the next tier so to speak of folks you don’t always see .. smiles
that would be me .. Capt Red ,Miss Jed ,Dear Bookworm .. Mr AE .Holmes and Watson . Miss Viv, Miss Sera .. Mr Gatsby The evil Doc O .. aww Mr Jasper ..
The Baron and Miss Annechen ..
Of course there are extra Special people Like Miss Gabi and Dear Ceejay .. these are the heartful Spirits
that just care a great deal and have a huge passion for Steam and Babbage .. smiles
Gosh then there are the each one of You .. You see You who are reading this are the now , in the moment and most important The future of this wonderful community ..
Breezy is a big believer on the 80/20 rule .. with a constant .solid flow of fresh new . 25% percent to keep an even ebb and flow ..
Hundreds of wonderful characters have come through these sims through the years and contributed to keep and build them .. smiles
Remember something what makes New Babbage quite special is her Bricks and Community that allow and encourage all and each of her members to create and be !!!
That is quite remarkable and very very special .. and not all communities can call those bragging rights so to speak ..*grins*
Breezy is not writer or builder of prim.. She is a visionary and does from and with her heart .. It has been a privilege to do so In New Babbage ..
Happy Founders Week New Babbage to One of the best steamiest .. Sootiest .. dreamiest places in second life I still know ..
Special Thanks to The Clock-winder and AE and the administrators past and present for keeping us all safe … and our gears and cogs rusty and shiny !!