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Friday, 25 August 2017

An Empty Mind is a Terrible Thing

Driving along Woolwich St yesterday I was pondering my lack of ideas for a blog post for this morning.  I happened to glance up and saw a second floor window..an office I guess over a store...and in the window a young woman with her head in her hands.


Lady in the window
head in hand,
you look so sad,
do you need a friend?
If I tap on your window
we could share our fears.
You dry mine,
I'll dry your tears.
The world is a dark place
when you're alone.
So many around us
weep and moan.
Put a light in your window,
a candle by your door,
a beacon in the darkness
to a friendly shore.

An incomplete thought is better than no thought at all...yes?



9 comments:

  1. I wouldn't call that incomplete, not by a long shot. I would call is excellent thoughts on observations while driving.

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  2. So lovely........... now that's creativity. Too bad she doesn't know how she affected your day. We all need to be mindful of the little things we do.
    Blessings!

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  3. Sounds like a thoughtful, busy brain in your head.

    I've done the head in hands thing on a long day at the office. I've also done the head on the arms on the desk thing. Just the chance to close my strained eyes and drift for a few minutes can be very refreshing and allow me to finish the work I need to do.

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  4. Not from an empty mind. I like it.

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  5. I wouldn't call it an incomplete thought. You took a chance sighting and turned it into something meaningful. Your imagination and creativity are going strong. Like Sharon said, I like it, too.

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  6. I like it too, very nicely spoken.

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  7. Late to the party - but echoing. Not incomplete at all.

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  8. I totally agree with what Susan said "You took a chance sighting and turned it into something meaningful."

    All the best Jan

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  9. We have all been the lady in the window. Some days are harder than others. Well done, Delores.

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