Sunday, August 26, 2007
I went for a walk this evening. I thought that, since I profess to be professing in the middle of the fields, I ought to at least go have a look at them. Right?
I set out, heading East. The following picture was taken two blocks from my front door:
It is quite beautiful here. The broad views are relaxing and easy on the eye; the fields undulate, in fact. See:
That picture doesn't show the undulating off to its fullest effect, but you get the idea.
This is a country that's built for long afternoon shadows and the hazy August sun. The days here feel long, perhaps because there's nothing much to do. Aside from prepping one's classes. But you know, I've kind of decided that I've done enough of that for one weekend? Maybe tonight I'll try to take a bite out of my accumulated Netflix.