walking home tonight

... I was looking up at the red of the blood moon. Some people weren't looking but I stopped to talk to one of my neighbours about it. She watched the whole eclipse. It may not have been as spectacular as seeing it away from city lights, but it was still weirdly strange and beautiful to see a three dimensional moon rather than a flat disc in the sky.

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Andrew Burke said…
Sorry to hear about your mother, Jill. Was that her passing by the moon beyond the white gums? She was wearing a red scarf which trailed down over the face so delicately. Out here it wasn't so blazingly red but more an earthly marbled effect, until it gradually covered parts and only the white of the moon slowly appeared.

Cheers, mate.


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