Saturday Morning

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There were a lot of other things he no longer had to deal with.
He was like one of those horses,
who having shaken off the jockey,
slow down, dreamily, to a gentle trot,
while the others are still bursting their lungs
in pursuit of a finish line and an order of arrival.

Alessandro Baricco, from Mr. Gwyn


Notes: Photo Source. Quote: The Journey of Words

Comments

  1. and a nice place to find oneself in life.

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  2. It IS wonderful to shake off the jockey and be able to settle to a gentle trot. Loved the photo too.

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  3. Reblogged this on snoothefreespirit.

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