A Sip of Wine and a Sunset

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Sitting on our front verandah this evening and sipping wine, this scene greeted us. I took the photo with my phone. Cheers – to life and to sunsets.

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About Don

I love life. Sometimes it makes sense, other times not. Discerning its underlying patterns and beauty always provides great reward and meaning and is a passion I ineptly follow. I feel deeply attached to nature and love the sea with its distinct moods and colour and find walking along its beaches wonderfully inspiring. Writing, sketching and photography is a sheer joy for me and the blog is one of the places I am able to express these pursuits.
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28 Responses to A Sip of Wine and a Sunset

  1. A very beautiful sunset. Have a good evening πŸ™‚

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    • Don says:

      Thanks Sally. It’s one of those wonderful Summer evenings we have here.

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      • Makes me want to visit again! By the way, enjoy London when the time comes next month. πŸ™‚

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      • Don says:

        Thank you. Yes, we can’t wait. I just love it there. My sons were telling me that it’s pretty cold there now so we’re preparing for the change. It’s quite a shock going from what is essentially a tropical climate to that of England. But nothing will stop us from going. Beautiful country.

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  2. Hudson Howl says:

    Looks goooooooood. Sunset and wine, two great spirits.

    In contrast, the sun is just beginning to set, though I doubt we’ll see it tonight. We’re being hit with snow squalls and streamers coming off the great lakes -intermittent white out conditions . With strong winds, though only -6 C, the wind chill is about -15. Had to put on fat man clothes (ie parka and thick mittens to take Elvira out for a romp). So uncork another bottle and drink on my behalf .

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  3. nrhatch says:

    Gorgeous! Have fun planning your trip to London. πŸ˜€

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  4. Cheers and warmth returned, Don.

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  5. Cheers to you, Don, and to life and sunsets…and bright, beautiful dawns.

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  6. ptero9 says:

    Slainte! Looks so lovely πŸ™‚

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  7. Ese' s Voice says:

    Lovely moments bring as lovely feelings… πŸ™‚ Cheers! or Priekā! as we would say in Latvian.

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  8. ladyfi says:

    Cheers – that’s a lovely sight!

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  9. Shweta says:

    Beautiful shot Don! I liked your expression-‘Cheers to life and to sunsets’. Not many people in the world are able to carry that attitude πŸ™‚ Have a safe journey to London and have a funtabulous time there with your kids.

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  10. Forest So Green says:

    Enjoy your travels and holiday, Annie

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