Thursday, March 26, 2020
the fineness of the day
Wild violets, I think. They are everywhere in the upper reaches of the lawn where there is sunshine. I never noticed them before.
Got out for a quick drive to drop off some things to a friend who shouldn't go out for a while.
The action in the parking lot reminded me of "Let's Sell/Buy Drugs" from way back in the day. Two cars parked ten feet apart, facing in opposite directions. Drivers at the wheel. The principals get out, each proceeds to the opposite vehicle's trunk, keys handed over by the respective drivers. Goods and cash inspected and approved. Transfers made, keys returned and off we go, whistling.
How wonderful to be so plain, so solid, so useful.
I settled in to do some stitching, watch a little TV. Sweetie jumped up on the bed, turned over the little river basket and proceeded to examine the contents.
She has a seething resentment over her lack of thumbs.
Sweetie joined us in 2009 and is enjoying her status as Dowager Queen of the household. We indulge her every whim.
The coyotes are barking out in the woods behind the house and all three cats hover nearby, pretending to sleep, one eye open.
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2008 no pumpkins and no posers this year.