September 26th, 2018


Poem for Wednesday and Rouen Cathedral

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On Tuesday morning I picked up an eight-cube organizer shelf that looked like it would fit perfectly in the completely impractical broom closet space in the built-in pantry at the back of our kitchen, and I spent pretty much the rest of the day taking everything out of the pantry, cleaning everything, throwing out approximately fifteen containers holding fifty thousand stale nuts and some salt water taffy purchased too long ago to confess, and reorganizing and putting everything back.

So not a super-exciting day, but I wish I'd done this ten years ago. Paul had to work late so we had microwaveable dinner, then we watched Disobedience, the Orthodox Jewish lesbian love story set in London, which has some scripting and editing issues but is really well acted by Rachel Weisz and Rachel McAdams. Here are some photos from Rouen Cathedral, visited by Charlemagne in the 700s, destroyed by the Vikings and rebuilt, housing the heart of Richard the Lionheart:

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