I grew up with this view:
And then I spent a lot of time enjoying this view:
Then I lived in places like Winnipeg and Niverville, and the view would often depress me.
So I was very glad when we moved back to this view:
The Lesson I Have Learned: I want to live by water for the rest of my life. Even if it’s just a birdbath in the middle of the city, I want to have some little puddle of my own.
Anything that will reflect the colors of the sky at sunset. (Which kind of makes it sound like I run around, dancing and singing “Colors of the Wind” like Pocahontas, but I don’t. Really.)