They stood by the ledge silently, framed by the sparkling blue sea, looking ahead with homebound longing while the sea parted beneath their feet.
Fonsi, with his steady and humble attitude, has taken me to beautiful places, allowing me to fall asleep with a view of the stars, mediating encounters I would have never made, helping me to see life as an expression of opportunity and abundance.
The opportunity to find wisdom within. To find comfort in our own thoughts and feelings, when religion will speak to us of life hereafter, but little of the pain of our remaining days.
Byzantine churches dominate the panoramic view behind, or in between, the many slanted corners, inviting the eye to wander, then to rest, and wander on once more.
Assured with my content, her busy air returned, and soon she disappeared. Her daughters following and life approaching.