“I often can’t remember what my daughter has told me to do just yesterday, but I can never forget what happened to me just over 70 years ago,” Gunter would tell me on our first meeting which seems
News of our pending life changing event filtered through the rounds of friends and family like water through a tightly packed coffee group. There were complimentary pats on the back, surprised shrieks of joy, and plenty of “it’s about times”.
“How had it come to this?” Such would be my thoughts seconds before diving my kite and getting to my feet and starting to pick my path out through the waist and chest high shore break. Maybe not so much
The saying goes, “A photo is worth a thousand words” and I suppose debate could rage for eternity (or a 5 day Cricket test match–whichever comes first) as to what those exact words might entail.Two that came immediately to mind