You spent half of the morning Just trying to wake up Half the evening Just trying to calm down
I never get it right because the part can become a whole and the whole can become a part and back and forth
There are these two young fish swimming along and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says “Morning, boys. How’s the water?” And the two young fish swim on for a bit, and then eventually one of them looks over at the other and goes “What the hell is water?”
Hisae will ask me, on leaving one of these stores, “Did you see anything interesting?” In her voice I can detect an edge of anxiety, and the implication: “One day we might get bored with this stuff.” Yes, I answer, I saw a few interesting things today.