There are days when things just flow easily, effortlessly and seamlessly. There are days when everything falls into place.
Today is not that day.
From work to my run to errands and administrative crap, it’s been a chore. A slog through bogs, both literal and figurative.
Helsinki’s skies offer nothing but rain, snow and the darkest of days. And, right now, both of us just want to hibernate, as both an escape from November’s nastiness and because mentally we are spent.
Soon enough, all of this will be a distant memory. We’ll soon be on that long overdue holiday, sleeping soundly and setting aside our gadgets and the daily grind for a stack of books and a lounge in a hammock. And, we’ll face reminders of just how uncomplicated our lives really are here in Finland.
But, until then, we just need to get through each of these days where night is endless and seemingly darker than ever….