"Wading neck deep in a swamp, your revolver is neither use nor ornament until you have had time to clean it" Mary H. Kingsley (1897)

Rain Trees And Sun

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While the monsoon continues, day-break brings new road-blocks.

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The local Rain Trees regularly shed their sodden boughs.

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To balance this annual attrition, new roadside trees are planted.

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But for now, blue skies promise – and deliver – a day of sunshine.

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2 responses

  1. Jolyon

    And I love the languid, melodic, harmonic follow-up: ‘Here comes the Sun King’.

    ‘Everybody’s laughing, everybody’s happy’ – we could do with some of that!

    July 1, 2010 at 1:40 am

    • Thanks. It’s the first time I have heard that one.

      July 1, 2010 at 5:49 pm

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