October 22, 2014

Tomorrow and Tomorrow



Tea with honey please
I smile as you pour
from the round table
by the long windows

you smile back as
I wait, watching the world
wake, the rising sun
turn the sky to blue

The fogs move back
out to sea while I sit
waiting on the
day. 



  • Himself:  Feeling better now.  Ate dinner, had ice cream, but he still sounds pathetic.  Three NCIS’s now.  That’ll perk him up even further.

  • Herself:  I feel fine.  Done all the pre-op for the second time now.  (Leave partial, leave jewelry, take these meds, go to second floor.)  One new question: “ Have you traveled in the last two weeks.”  “No I hadn’t,” I could answer.  Now I have a pile of papers and reminder notes to take with me.  Another new one was to shower with antibacterial soap.

  • Reading:  An old short story book of Anne McCaffrey’s.  It was just sitting there when I headed out for PT at seven.  Now finishing a Sister somebody from 750 ad.  A little dry.

  • Balance:  Feeling in a holding pattern until eight tomorrow.  Grateful I get to go to work today.




  • 12 comments:

    1. Lovely tea set....think I'll join you! ;-)

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    2. I am going to have to work on my "pathetic".

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    3. I got the same questions when I showed up in person to change the date of an appointment, have I or any of my family or friends been out of the country. Nope. Glad you're feeling well, and I'll be thinking about you tomorrow.

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    4. Take care and good luck. Just got my estimate from the plumber for a shower redo...$2800...eek! I may never travel again.

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    5. Your tight little tea poem makes me think you are turning a new page. You seem in a fine new place before this next challenge.

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    6. Tea set and words lovely. Thinking of you tomorrow.

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    7. I have just found you and am a bit confused about what is happening today but I shall be thinking of you also. I have only gone back a little bit to explore since you showed up on my blog this week. Hope everything goes very well for you.

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    8. The tea pot and cups are very pretty. Good luck.

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    9. I'm reminded of Afternoon Tea at an old hotel. I had the pleasure of sitting at that table recently, with the sun coming in the window behind me.

      Take care.

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    10. All over now:) I'm reading backwards.
      Re china I have just been painting the inside of a china cupboard holding family china which I carefully washed - and broke a willow pattern plate I used to eat off as a child. It was cracked.

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