she arrived about noon
and we talked non-stop
about everything from garden work
to raising kids, to our childhood
and mom and dad . . .
we shopped a bit and went out to dinner
and it was almost dark when i thought
i need to take a photo
and for a split second i thought about letting go
of this daily practice
but thought i better take a photo
just in case i feel differently in the morning
and i do . . .