Daily Prompt: Fragile

via Daily Prompt: Fragile

Of course the word that comes to mind is “fra-gee-lay” from the gloriously quotable “A Christmas Story”. I’ve never even seen that whole movie, but I know that line. Quite brilliant, turning such a sensitive word into a punchline. I wanted to go right to how we are all living in such a fragile state in the world today, teetering and tottering, thrashing about “The Global Village” (a most accurate prediction if there ever was one, well done Mr. McLuhan) but I don’t like living in that village so I will take this exercise elsewhere. Instead, I keep picturing blowing those little white things off of a dandelion and watching them blow in the breeze. Fragile.

 

 

 

Fragile

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s