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Somewhere above Edwinstowe

My Distant Neighbour

There is nothing quite like standing in the garden, in the middle of the night, under the gaze of the silent moon. The frogs may croak, the bats squeak, the rodents shuffle through the undergrowth. The moon is a constant, my silent companion, ever watchful.

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    Christer Norrlof
    Christer Norrlof(@christer-norrlof)
    2 years ago

    Indeed a distant, yet steady neighbor, Carrie.I see him here in Colombia too, even if bats, frogs and crickets are more intense in their demands for attention.

    Lotchie Carmelo
    Lotchie Carmelo(@lotchie-carmelo)
    2 years ago

    Very beautiful. I love moonlight, especially during a full moon.

    Last edited 2 years ago by Lotchie Carmelo
    Eric Radcliffe
    Eric Radcliffe(@eric-radcliffe)
    2 years ago

    Hi Carrie, I had to smile when Christer said he can see him too! I think he forgets that there are two Moons, how else can we all see it? Mind you there could also be three, or more, as in the song Blue Moon?.

    Daisy Blacklock
    Daisy Blacklock(@daisy-blacklock)
    2 years ago

    The moon is captured brilliantly in all of its glory. The final sentence concludes your story nicely.

    Daisy Blacklock
    Daisy Blacklock(@daisy-blacklock)
    Reply to  Carrie OLeary
    2 years ago

    Ha ha, you still capture animals and insects perfectly though! You are an amazing photographer.

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