Saturday 5 May 2012: A toast....
My friend came round last night. Unannounced.
He said, he'd seen me earlier in the day when he'd cycled past and thought I looked sad.
In his hands a bottle of pink wine, a bar of my favourite green and blacks - dark chocolate and cranberry, and a punnet of strawberries.
He poured me a glass (and dropped a strawberry in it!), ordered me to eat some chocolate, (probably not the best idea on a six-day empty stomach!), proffered his arms for a bear hug, made me laugh (a lot), and then prescribed me an early night!
I think that might be the definition of
I have also been blown away by your support and care in your comments this week. It has been such a hard week, and I'm sure when it less sensitive I'll share some details, but a link posted on my comments yesterday by Col Pepper made me smile....cry...then smile again.
Thank you dear friends!
A toast...to new beginnings and happy endings!
Photo of the night before reconstructed this morning! A bit of a shoddy picture and I realize the strawberry doesn't even look like a strawberry(!!) but it was a quick shot before a busy day and will have to do.
And I promise I wasn't drinking Rose for breakfast!