My lazy adventure

Couldn't help sharing this photo, taken Sunday in late afternoon at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education in Upper Roxborough, where we go on weekends to walk. It was a perfect fall day. The light was golden, the scene calm by the pond. We sat on a rock like two middle-aged kids on a lazy adventure. We watched the dragonflies hover and dart across the water, the birds swooping overhead and, once our eyes adjusted, two tiny frogs, who silently poked their heads above water and stared at us for some time. Although any number of things can keep me awake these days, or wake me up at inappropriate times and battle with me when I try to slip back to sleep, I think I could've taken a nap right there on the rock. Thinking of heading back there soon ... 

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