ON THE BACK BURNER

May 21

I really thought that I would see a rainbow the other day on the way to Temple. At that time of day, on that particular street, I sometimes do see a rainbow. I didn't on this drive. The sky was grey, the street was grey. My thoughts were grey. Today is bright and sunny. Our afternoon clouds haven't built up yet. I put a lot of faith in rainbows and in Cardinals. Today, as I was thinking about a friend, I saw our Cardinal. I think he is our outside pet. I look for him every morning. How he materialized just as I was thinking about my friend ,makes me remember that there are no coincidence ,but I can use my imagination and manufacture one. I can romanize when I see a rainbow or this beautiful red cardinal. I can make believe that the rainbow has that pot of gold at the other end and it is passing right over our house. Or I can believe that good things will happen because I see that Cardinal. Simple, naive, who cares. It makes me happy. And I like happy. You be happy ,too.

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29.08 | 13:45

Don't quite know how this got to me but it was on the top line of my computer (not in email) But I really enjoyed it. I truly admire you.

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31.07 | 07:02

Leona, do you have a date or a booked flight that you come back ?

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Everything sounds so wonderful Leona. Venice will seem boring . I would want to move to Portownsend where the kids are living. All sounds great . Is there?

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That lavender sounds very nice!

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