the Sunday Posts 2014/The Orange



At lunchtime I bought a huge orange —
The size of it made us all laugh.
I peeled and shared it with Robert and Dave —
They got quarters and I had a half.

And that orange, it made me so happy,
As ordinary things often do
Just lately. The shopping. A walk in the park.
This is peace and contentment. It’s new.

The rest of the day was quite easy.
I did all the jobs on my list
And enjoyed them and had some time over.
I love you. I’m glad I exist.

Wendy Cope.
Photo By Alistair.

Comments

Yamini MacLean said…
Hari OM
Oh I know that feeling - I like this lady!!! Hope your Easter weekend is bringing you peace and contentment. YAM xx
Indigo Roth said…
Alistair! Nice photo, Sir! Bokeh to burn! Indigo

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