NYMPHS & DRYADS
VANITY ( SUPERBIA )
#15 HUMILITY, MODESTY
DUTIFUL HOMEMAKER TO A FLOCK OF SHEPHERDS. NO DRUDGERY IS TOO MENIAL FOR THIS BENIGN AND GENTLE WALLFLOWER. WITH BROOM IN HAND, SHE LABORS AT SWEEPING THE GROUND BECAUSE, IN HER WORDS, "IT'S SO...DIRTY".
"The Lord smiles down on waifs like thee
Adorned in grand humility."
“It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauty to know the sense of wonder and humility.”
“Likewise you that are younger be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.”