Lughnasa Waning Artemis Moon
Kate’s at work. Two months almost to the day after her hip surgery she has returned to the Allina Clinic in Coon Rapids for her last four months of full time practice. I anticipate a successful evening and final four months for her, having seen a remarkable recovery in terms of her day-to-day pain. The hip is wonderful, the back’s pretty good, the only clinker right now is her bursitis on her left hip. Still, compared to the awful weeks just prior to her surgery, she’s a different woman and it’s great to see.
Having her home full time, practice retirement, helped us see the possibilities in the next phase of our life together. We’ll manage our gardens and our orchard and our bees with greater ease, two persons engaged from the start of the growing season. We’ll have time to go into art galleries, out to lunch, just wander around more.
Other people must find the one who gets them, around whom they can be their authentic selves, I’m glad to say I’m among them. And that the experience is reciprocal.
Eternal tru luv, as we used to say.