dreaming hot water …
and four bus hours to the
city seem seconds.
© 2016 Melinda Irvine
Running water is something I never really thought much about. I think about it a lot now and today I would like to express my gratitude for all things indoor plumbing here in the city. Like clean water, the little button which allows Jerry to flush away his own (enormous) 8 year old boy poos, the magic feeling of steam, writing your name in the mirror, standing up while washing, a hot shower or rinsing my toothbrush under a tap.
Thank you, thank you, thank you to all the men and women who dreamed, designed, developed, installed and toiled for my hot shower today. Back to Estancia life tomorrow (see below for details) …