6:00 AM. June 6, 2014
Husband: I'll be hiking the Tengu-dake and Anadaki Falls area today.
That's where I ran into the bear last year. (excited, hopeful) Of course, that
was in May.... (wistful, doubtful).
Me: Well, if you get eaten by a bear it would make an interesting ending to your biography.
Husband: You planning to write my biography?
Me: Well, an etegami biography. Maybe.
Husband: If my life inspires you to make etegami, then it will all have
been worth it. (there's a gleam in his eye. humor? sarcasm?)
As soon as he walked out the door, I grabbed a piece of cardboard and
some watercolor pencils, and drew an etegami. I just can't resist a
Friday, June 6, 2014
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Oh, this is going to be RICH!ReplyDelete
I hope your husband came back safely from his hike!ReplyDelete
yes, he came back quite safely. thanks! :)Delete
His next footprints were found at home in the kitchen a few days later...ReplyDelete
ha ha ha :DDelete
Lovely humour. I bet your husband gave you a long bear hug for this one.ReplyDelete
Love it! Starting any tiny phrase or piece of poetry with 'and' gives so many possibilities and imaginative avenues to glimpse. Fab.ReplyDelete