There are days with… and days without…
As I try to imitate Voltaire who said he had decided to be happy
because it was good for health,
I speak here only of my days with…
My days with the potato, with peach, with french fries, with banana, with chocolate candies, with laughter, shorty… : with happiness.
It may be due to good news, however small,
to an old sweater you find in the cupboard when you thought you had lost it,
to a sunbeam,
or to your children who thought today to close the toothpaste tube…
Some days ago I received a package from the post office.
My son said, « Mom, it’s from America! «
Wouahhh! from America!
Even if we know that this is not always the dream in America,
it does not matter, America is still a dream, included for myself,
as I am a worthy descendant of immigrants from different countries
dreaming of Eldorado …
So you imagine a package that comes from America!
I opened the pack and I discovered …
Yes, sometimes it’s Christmas in summer …
I discovered a bulk endless inventory:
Candies … candies…
A beautiful model Kindle Fire last gleaming,
audio version of Queen of the trailer park,
with those magic words engraved in English:
« Proudly presented to author
by Amazon Publishing
to commemorate over
Readers of 100,000 kindle First
Queen of the trailer park «
repeating an excerpt from a reviews collected on my US sales page,
and signed from all the AmazonCrossingpublishing team in Seattle
precisely, those I had met in London …
but under my surveillance, ie sparingly,
to make the pleasure last.
Such happiness, it is to share …
Whence this post.
I hope you will always be like me that day, having days with …
with the potato, with peach, with french fries, with banana, with chocolate candies, with laughter, shorty… : with happiness.
Remember that Rosie Maldonne brings good luck, contrary to what her name might suggest.
Because she carries it within her, and she radiates it to everybody …