“But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.”
~ Vincent van Gogh

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Me and My Gardener


Me and my gardener reminisce. 
We just found out we both grew up
in the same small town
on a cold, hilly, beautiful island.
Now we like the warmth.
'When I was in the Navy...' he adds
and I notice the dark tattoos
crawling from under his sleeve.

2 comments:

  1. How sweetly serendipitous! Don't you just love that about life? :-)

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    1. "Small world,' as they say! We are far from our shared birthplace now, in a different small town.

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