water tower


took this in september 2012
 i know this
 because
 hipstamatic
 adds
 the date 
the film
 the lens
 info
 to every photo
 one needs
 but
 to look

 i am still sad 
i am not in paris
 i have pulled up my big girl socks
 i am trying to wade out of self pity mode

 the good news
 is
 my friend mary
 is on the mend
 we will reschedule
 but
 i do not plan
 on
 discussing
 it
 i am not going to do anything to jinx it 
la 
la 
la

23 comments:

  1. Awww Daryl! I'm so sorry to hear about your friend!!! I can only imagine how you must feel. Like Cloudia said...hang in there...you will get there!!! It is just postponed for a little while!! Hope your friend is feeling better.
    xo
    Jeanne

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  2. Daryl, I love it! The cotton candy clouds are wonderful!

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  3. So sorry to hear of your friend...hope she is feeling better soon. I can, on your behalf, still say 'Well Damn!"
    Great photo!

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  4. Crisp, colorful photo....may you eventually photograph the 'chateau d'eau' in Paris...

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  5. why I have this sick, fatalistic idea that every trip will fall through. then I am so happy when it does not...lol

    let me count the water towers...

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  6. Wonderful photo and good news about Mary. I look forward to a surprise posting to say you are in Paris or just got back :).

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  7. Its water tower mania, three of them? At least.

    I'm bummed for you my friend.

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  8. What an amazing picture, I love the colours! So glad to hear your friend is recovering. You will get to Paris!

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  9. What.the...!! I need to go check your posts to see what happened! (See what ya get for taking a blog break!)

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  10. Love the clouds! Sorry about your trip. But I have a feeling you'll get there soon :)

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  11. Love the bright photo and hoping it brightens your mood. So glad Mary is feeling better.

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  12. I am so much the same way about jinxes.
    lovely water tower today Daryl!

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  13. I was going to ask about a change in plans, but I don't want to jinx anything, either! (I'm assuming you had plane tickets that are still valid.....)

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  14. I saw you over at TexWisGirls and couldn't believe it
    so sorry
    feel better Mary
    glad your socks are up, you're good that way

    love the big fat pink cloud

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  15. I'm so happy your friend is recovering Daryl, so sad for you not being in Paris right now..hopefully before too long oui!

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  16. I am really glad that Mary is okay, and whenever you get there, I know it will be wonderful.

    Love the gorgeous colors in this. xo.

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  17. always expect the unexpected....
    then you can be pleasantly surprised..

    nice shot... love the colors.

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  18. Proud of you :) big girl :)

    Lots of towers and what was made to look like a sort of a thunder cloud? The thick white one...we have those down here.

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  19. Cool pic! In the meantime, take your fab tote and fill it with something special for youself! This 'bump in the road' calls for a treat!

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  20. Oh no! I was expecting some Paris instagramming this coming week! I do hope Mary is on the mend quickly. Hugs to you both!

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  21. Finally linking up with all of my Wordless Wednesday Bloggers. Thanks for linking up! Can’t see what you post this Wednesday.

    Jennifer
    www.TheJennyEvolution.com

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