variations on a theme

“I’ve had enough,” she said as she glared down at the bowed heads of the two culprits.


“I have enough,” the old woman said, looking around her small hut with pride, turning back to the questioner with a smile.


“Never settle for enough”, she told her friend, hoping her advice would get through to her.


“It’s enough,” she answered, glad now that she’d decided to save some.


“There’s enough for everyone!” she called out, waving her neighbours’ children over as well.



About wordsurfer

writer, ex-teacher, human rights believer & fighter, traveller, adventure-seeker, freedom lover, global citizen. big on daydreams, less so on reality.

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