S. Worthen (owlfish) wrote,
S. Worthen
owlfish

Fresh air

Today was a lovely holiday. We went to the islands with Jessica and Gavin, braving the Caribana crowds and coming equipped with picnic. The weather was nearly perfect, especially with a light breeze blowing. We tossed around the 3 frisbees which we'd collectively brought with us. The picnic worked out well, everyone brought some food for it. Gavin and Jessica rented a 4-wheel, 2-seater bicycle, C. and I put on our wheels and we explored more of the islands. Much of the time I hitched a ride with the bicycle, which made owning the skates well worthwhile. C. said I went much further and faster on my own than I had before: this is because the islands are very flat, well-paved, and I had wide open, not-traffic-clogged space to work with. It was so much better than being on the beaches for me. There was also a fun game of frisbee gold, played two at a time, with the other two picking which tree we'd aim for next.

The bands from Caribana pounded out over all the islands, but it wasn't objectionable at all. Rather nice really. I may saw pounding, but really "audible" is the better word. It wasn't loud from most of the place we were.
Subscribe

  • One more Eurovision song

    I finally bought the album for this year's Eurovision. I listened to it on random today while sorting papers. Much to my surprise, a song came on…

  • Eurovision Entries 2017

    This year's Eurovision song contest features a ridiculously large number of videos with very gloomy visuals, some justified, some not. Over half were…

  • The start of goodbye

    I wrote this for a four-year-old, trying to minimize the amount of challenging vocabulary incorporated. Perhaps someone else out there would like…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments