Australia, Queensland, Thoughts

Do you ever wonder?

Do you ever wonder who has walked down a path before you
Yes I know that sounds ‘very deep’
but this is what I actually mean
Last year whilst we up in
we would take a walk on the beach each day
Each time we stepped onto the sands
I’d look one way up Queens Beach
and then the other way
And if I saw footprints in the sand
I would often wonder who they belonged to.
Were they enjoying life- having a good time
a very easy thing to do in the winter sunshine
of Far North Queensland
I really like this great impression of a foot I saw in the sand
And this big shoe print – looks like a man’s to me
Walking on his own by the look of it
‘cose
I couldn’t find any dog paw prints close by
And these might be the group of women
who would walk each morning
just after breakfast
Now when I think back
to the lovely peaceful restful 7 weeks
we spent up there in the sun
while it was cold and wintery in Melbourne
2400 kms away down south
I sometimes look at the photos
and often wonder who
the footprints belonged to

6 thoughts on “Do you ever wonder?”

  1. Hi Cathy,I wonder daily! We now have 6 Generations of Family members whos lived on our land.I wonder would they be happy the way we're carrying on, would they this or that. I fully understand your question!Have a great day!Blessins',Lib

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  2. And perhaps you can sit down some day and write a marvelous novel about your imaginary people… Going to have to forbid anonymous comments on my blog — they have started using it for spam. GRRRRR

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  3. I've never thought of footprints that way before and now any time I'll see one, I'll be thinking "I wonder who they belonged to?"! lol I just love all the foot/shoe prints you took pictures of. Ah, to be walking on the beach right now sounds sooooo good!! It's -7c (16F) here right now…brrrrrr. xoxo

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