My daily aphorisms. Reflections on life, death, beauty, change, love, happiness, etc., written in a poetic and whimsical style.
This reminds me of the following words of Jesus:“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you, that you may be sons of your Father in heaven; for He makes His sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust."Matthew 5:43-48
There are some things no one can escape. At least we all get wet together. Commiseration ain't all bad. It keeps us connected. ;)
Is this sexual or am I reading way too deep into it, lol!
I love the whimsicality in this one :)....Sorrow visits us all, no exceptions really...but we react to them differently..
Yes they all get wet in reality but in perception, the cop, adrenalin rushing may not even notice, the bartender may catch a cold, hating to have to work all night in wet clothes and the poet may just sit in the rain enjoying the experience.
We all experience sadness or happiness in this life....we all have mistakes, we fail, we succeed, we fall, but we all learn how to stand.
But there is always a fresh angle on even the oldest sentiments. :-)
Love this imagery. Like they say, it all comes out of the wash!
Nice message, there are things that connect us all...and usually it is the poet, rather than the scientist, who gets it first, and instantly.
Without misfortune how can we ever learn to enjoy the good times.
Bad luck - the great equalizer! :)
:) We are one within the embrace of Lord...! We are one in times of sorrow or joy!! Beautiful piece...
And when it pours, they get VERY wet! ;-)
A new format for a new day: Maybe they should all go and have beer at teh Dome.
Love it! *The rain treats everyone equally*:D
But only the bartender knows how to make a cocktail out of it.
Love this! So so very true.xo katie elizabethohheyylife.blogspot.com
it is true...we are all the same
Too bad people don't see the equality the same as the rain does! :)
I am trying again to tell you that I really like this one!!!
but rain has different gifts for each of then NPmissed being here alot.god bless.
They should have taken a closer look at the barometer...maybe they should have gone to Specsavers...they'd get a good deal there, and be able to get out of the rain.
"In the earth there are diverse regions side by side and gardens of grapes and cultivated fields, and date-palms sharing one root and others with individual roots, all watered with the same water. And We make some things better to eat than others. There are Signs in that for people who use their intellect." (Surat ar-Ra'd: 4)
This is great! Your blog is awesome, I just found it the other day. This made me laugh a little because of its simple truth and also because I imagined all three of them standing there. I need to dig through your older posts.
Lo, even the weatherman gets wet at times.