Tuesday, December 14, 2010

New season

Walking across an empty lot into biting wind, I saw the man who lives in the woods near our school.  The man stood alone talking, but moved outside of himself to say hello to me.  I recognized myself in the way he pursued his conversation. Sometimes, I talk to myself  too.  I bought us both coffee and doughnuts at the 7-11, then walked into a warm, still viable (at least until June) classroom.

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