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Friday, March 27, 2015

Sophie's content morning

I had noticed the fog had begun swooping over the valley after we awoke to a beautiful, sunny morning. It often happens and I suspect by afternoon it will be sunny again. It is beautiful and always catches me in the throat as much as the heart,

"Have to get my camera," I thought.

I was returning from a few minutes of photo play and saw a white mop in the barnyard, perfect positioned against her barn of red. It is a spot she is often in, but today she seemed to pose for me. I didn't have my favorite lens on, darn it, but still, caught her. A photo to look at now, and years to come, and remember,

"That was Sophie."

{You can make a monthly sponsorship to help me with the many Misfits-the special needs animals who come to spend their elder years here, no matter how long they have}


Kerry O'Gorman said...

Lovely mop! By the way, i'm enjoying the book of misfits so much. I have to pace myself though since I'm emotionally fragile after the loss of our beloved Griffin. Your prose is very evocative. Thanks.

Katherine Dunn/Apifera Farm said...

I'm hoping Griffin's memories will soften soon, or in time I should say. I know with Louie Louie it took a long time...

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