ruthless compassion (aroraborealis) wrote,
ruthless compassion

Walden at night

I have a bunch of things I want to do for the first time this year. One of them, a trip to Walden at night, was accomplished last night with the assistance and company of moominmolly. We ran into loads of people we knew, but I wasn't feeling broadly social, so we swam out a little further from the main clump of people. It was great.

The best part: floating on my back, ears under the water, listening to the clickings of rocks in the water, my breath, the little flutters of water moving while looking up at the stars and the trees.

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