Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Surprise in Every Day.

Someone said this to me a long time ago: To watch out for those lovely wee surprises as one always falls into every day and we can miss it if we're not aware.

I know when the Black Dog visits it's hard to recognise these little drop-ins. But today? I was very half-hearted about my office job. I wanted to keep editing (and editing) this short story for a competition. The deadline is tomorrow. But everything went really well in the office in the morning and I worked on the story in the afternoon and then the phone went and this trip to the Ould Sod fell into my lap. A friend of a friend had changed his mind about going and was giving away the ticket for just about 1/2 price.

You know me and YES.

Make that a HELL YES.

And I'll keep my eyes open for tomorrow's one.

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Blogger Irene said...

Lucky you, sometimes when it rains, it pours.

Thu Apr 24, 06:40:00 PM GMT-2:30  
Blogger One Woman's Journey - a journal being written from Woodhaven - her cottage in the woods. said...

I smile...

Thu Apr 24, 08:26:00 PM GMT-2:30  
Blogger Hattie said...

Wow,lucky break!

Fri Apr 25, 02:53:00 AM GMT-2:30  
Anonymous Grannymar said...

Wonderful! Now you can go in search of those long laneways! I am delighted for you.

Fri Apr 25, 04:26:00 AM GMT-2:30  
Blogger Government Funded Blogger said...

Luck of the Irish....Hmmmm?

Fri Apr 25, 01:18:00 PM GMT-2:30  
Blogger Sharon said...

Wow! That wonderful surprise no doubt has many more surprises in store for you.

Fri Apr 25, 02:36:00 PM GMT-2:30  
Anonymous Pamela (LadyLuz) said...

What a great half-price opportunity. Happy journeying.

Fri Apr 25, 04:05:00 PM GMT-2:30  
Anonymous Rummuser said...

But of course it had to be yes. Lucky you.

Sun Apr 27, 09:51:00 AM GMT-2:30  
Blogger Secret Agent Woman said...

One of the surest paths to happiness is to actively look for those blessings that drop in our laps.

Sun Apr 27, 05:10:00 PM GMT-2:30  

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