At last

Today was the handing over ceremony from 16 Air Assault Brigade to 3 Commando – the baton has been handed on and D is on his way home from Helmand.

The sun is shining and K and I are lying doing nothing much at all. Mike is watching the Paris – Roubaix Cycle race, almost a religious experience for him and all th dogs are sleeping in the shade.

For now, all is right with my world and I am truly grateful!

The only slight nagging thought is that I have not yet written my Napowrimo poem for today…I wonder if it because I am at peace that nothing is scratching away at my senses, waiting for me to write it down?



Later…very lame Napowrimo effort at, but a commitment is a commitment! Hopefully I’ll do better tomorrow!

About SallyJ

I am a writer and a poet.
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2 Responses to At last

  1. Theresa Dickens says:

    Great news about Dan – say welcome home from us!

  2. SallyJ says:

    Thanks Theresa – will do.

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