01 October 2010

Rising on our feet

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S
ince the landscaping project commenced, curious passerbys have been slowing down their pace to observe the facelift.
Which is quite an amusing sight to watch behind the curtains, as Japs are generally reserved people who maintain a poised impression at all times.



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I wish there is a back door for me to slip out and join the onlookers. These days, I've been thinning my presence as much as possible so as not to lay any pressure on the workers. Imagine me stealing glances when I offer them drinks. The only time I get to watch openly is when the workers have called it a day. Bad Bear just laughs at me acting mousey.



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Greeted the symbol tree this morning, which was the first to rise yesterday! We've picked a Japanese snowbell ( エゴノキ ), also known as Pink chimes. Can't wait to see it bloom in Spring! >.<


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Time that I rise on my toes too, after having injured my foot since last Autumn. Half of the foot still feels dislocated at bad times, how comfy is that you think? But I reckon I've rested enough since the fella isn't bruising... And my heart skips at the thought of putting on my ballet shoes again in a fortnight! ;)

4 comments:

stay-at-home mum said...

It must be really something for many to stop and look. Don't forget we kaypohs here also want to see how it looks.
Happy to hear that the foot is better but it has been a long while. Ballet shoes? Dancing? Pray tell.
Have a great weekend!

Maggie and Mitch said...

We just heard HUGE ooooooooooooooooooooooooh's coming out of mom's mouth at the thought of watching a ballerina dance! We would LOVE to see pictures of you dancing, Stardust! Pretty please?

Love ya lots
Maggie and Mitch

umekotyan said...

こんばんわ、スターダストさん
足は、大丈夫ですか?
怪我に注意して、造園してくださいね。
だんだんと、手を入れる事で、自分の家らしく、
そして、愛着が湧いてきます。
あせらないで、週末を...ハイ(^-^)/

from loved ume tyan

bp said...

Take care my dear with your foot, and happy resuming your ballet dancing! i'm excited for u too over the planting and guess there's also the works that start now for all the spring blooms to enjoy v soon!