Nostalgic notions, sentimental sighings, wistful wonderings, rueful reflections, poignant ponderings & yearnings for yesteryear! (With a few profound perplexities & puzzling paradoxes for good measure.)
Friday, 30 September 2011
TWO WHATS ARE BETTER THAN ONE?
What was a fella to do? I had forgotten her birthday and the
shops were closed. What could a woman want by way of a belated
card for her neglected birthday celebrations? And then it came to
me: "A picture of myself of course!".
So I set to work. I quarter-folded a blank piece of A4 paper and
then did a quick pen and acrylic ink coloured drawing of myself (as
I then looked, with beard and short hair), added a humorous message
and popped it in the post. (That's a black and white photocopy of the
original colour illustration above.)
They say it's the thought that counts; well, I thought about
enclosing a tenner with it - but then I thought better of it. Two