The long view

  Frenchman's Bay, from the summit of  Cadillac Mountain,   in Acadia National Park, Maine. The town below is Bar Harbor, a major tourist center, cruising-ship port and the home of the College of the Atlantic. Cadillac Mountain is the highest point on the U.S. coast between Canada to Mexico.

Frenchman's Bay, from the summit of  Cadillac Mountain, in Acadia National Park, Maine. The town below is Bar Harbor, a major tourist center, cruising-ship port and the home of the College of the Atlantic. Cadillac Mountain is the highest point on the U.S. coast between Canada to Mexico.

"So might a Chinese sage have seen the world,

seen mist and humpbacked islands from a mountain,

with a hawk hanging in a silver sky.''

-- The start of Elizabeth Coatsworth's "From Cadillac Mountain''