I take my morning mug of coffee in both hands
and lift it ever so slightly toward the sky.
I am alone;
there is no one to see.
This is my private gesture
— my acknowledgment,
my moment of thankfulness
for the gift of this awakening day.
Kent Nerburn, ‘Of Coffee Mugs and Monks‘ from “Small Graces: The Quiet Gifts of Everyday Life“.
Source:Et in Arcadia Ego*
Notes: Source: barebackandbarefoot. MM*=Monday Morning
Charlie wants his friend to wake up and play!