Every once in a while I find myself falling in love again. Luckily for me, it is always with the same woman, my wife. Somehow we have navigated through forty-seven years [well almost 47 years] since we met and first fell in love. So, when I see images such as the one here with Sandy and Melvin who continue to find a good space beside each other, I find myself thanking the universe for where I find myself in this relationship with my own wife.
This morning, while on our back deck having morning coffee at 5:30 am, we talked about another couple, Brian and Nancy who are our naturist friends living about two hours from our home. Brian passed away a few days ago and we wondered how Nancy was going to navigate the days ahead through the weeks, months, and years that remain. Both my wife and I ache when we are apart, something that is rather frequent as I travel around western Canada doing
I have taken a photo from Book 3 of the Naked Poetry series which was written in Mexico a few years ago that I wanted to bring here to accompany the other couple photos. I guess I am in a tender spot at the present as I will be leaving my wife for another road trip that will take me to Winnipeg in the not-too-distant future. Even though it is a number of days away, we both find ourselves moving just a bit closer to each other as if to engrave the sense of presence for when we are apart. Life is just that way