Raindrops on a spider's web




a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause.
“an air of melancholy surrounded him”


having a feeling of melancholy; sad and pensive.
“she felt a little melancholy”

13 thoughts on “Melancholy

  1. restlessjo April 8, 2014 / 4:44 pm

    Yes, I know that feeling, Sam. Hope it soon passes πŸ™‚ Hug!

  2. Fabulous Fur Friends April 8, 2014 / 7:17 pm

    I’m feeling that too but until now didn’t have a name for it – thank you Sam. Thinking of you also

    • twoblackdoggies April 9, 2014 / 5:54 pm

      You are welcome Kylie and thank you. Hugs all round.

  3. megtraveling April 9, 2014 / 8:40 pm

    An exquisite picture and thoughtful poem…

    • twoblackdoggies April 10, 2014 / 9:28 am

      Thank you Meg, it is actually a definition from but I removed all the ‘guff’ and just left the words.

      • megtraveling April 10, 2014 / 12:10 pm

        It’s so much better than what you find in the dictionary… πŸ™‚

  4. Misaki April 16, 2014 / 9:28 pm

    hugs and smoochies to you xx

    • twoblackdoggies April 19, 2014 / 11:00 am

      Thank you Misaki, I always love hugs and smoochies from doggies x

  5. George Weaver April 19, 2014 / 1:10 pm

    Well, it’s a beautiful web even if it is melancholic… πŸ™‚

    • twoblackdoggies April 19, 2014 / 1:43 pm

      Thanks George, I do love a good spider web unless I happen to walk through it of course πŸ™‚

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