Rittenhouse Square Through the Eyes of a Runner.

She sits with her head bowed over her note pad scribbling ferverishly, getting her thoughts down before they quickly flee her busy mind. Soaking up the warm rays of the golden sun that peeks through the midst of trees, she expresses herself. 


He stretches, taking a break from the depth of the novel he is so engrossed in to reenter the fast paced world. Feeling is muscles contract, he is one with his body once more. 

She reaches after her son, hoping to shield him from the dangerous world that continues around them. Discussing with her friend the beauty of the day, she sees the beauty in her son. 


He laughs aloud while discussing the latest email from his agent with his wife. Letting the slight breeze reenergize him before he has to head back to the studio for a second shift. 

These people, all so engrossed in life sit and stand only feet away from each other, I wonder if they know each other exist? I wonder if they acknowledge each other? I wonder if they are able to find he common joy of this beautiful day with each other? 

As I smile at these beautiful people I pass, I hope they feel my desire to share the joys with them. 

“So now I am giving you a new commandment. Love each other. Just as I have loved you, so you must love one another.” John 13:34

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