On the Line (again)

He said,

(as subtly as he could manage)

“Wouldn’t it be nice

to never have to hang up again?”

She hung up


n.b. I overheard this almost romantic moment on my journey to London during a pause between songs on my iPod.

My heart went out to him and to her too. Sharing your hopes and dreams is sometimes best done face-to-face.

It was mid-evening on a Friday, perhaps tiredness played a part too.

CLP 29/03/2019