Musical Milliner

April 18, 2009

Overtones

Filed under: Uncategorized — by Musical Milliner @ 5:14 pm

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How hard must it be to gather five people around a table for a meal? A meal where rich conversation and laughter used to be normal. I feel this bonding ritual slipping as our numbers thin, and independence has begun to dominate.

I can’t blame them. Who in one’s right mind would prefer a contentious vibe over better company?

I’ve been so distracted that I only just noticed what has happened. I must repair things for the survivors.

Time to be in charge again.

(c)GoshGusMusic(ascap)2009

2 Comments »

  1. Being in charge means, sometimes, allowing things to move at their own pace. Barring pathological directions, of course. A light hand on the wheel lest ye face mutiny.

    Comment by Bob Garcia — April 18, 2009 @ 6:00 pm

  2. Good advice. A light hand, and the enticement of favorite foods recently missing from the rota. I can still work them…

    Comment by Musical Milliner — April 18, 2009 @ 6:10 pm


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