Yesterday was M’s birthday. We had a great night out at ‘The Alex’, various visits from his family during the day, lunch with his dad, step mum and step sister and a shopping trip. I got him a Kindle which he loves (he loves reading and gadgets, so the perfect combination).
During the shopping trip I had a very spontaneous moment and bought a huge canvas print of 5 women sitting on a pool side, with Pink Floyd album covers painted on their backs. A picture entitled Pink Floyd * Back Catalogue. Happy Birthday M, hope you enjoyed your day.
Of course being involved in a birthday celebration means you end up pondering the passing of time and the speed in which it passes. During my pondering I found myself transported back to my teenage years, school, college and of the most fondly remembered Guides. It is most apt that a very good friend from that period in my life is celebrating her birthday today. Sadly I lost contact with her some years ago, something I deeply regret.
So here’s to you old friend, Happy 27th Birthday.