10.31.17

“Happy Halloween,” I said. “Did you celebrate today?”

“We had a bit of a party downstairs. I didn’t have a costume but they still let me in, so I guess that was alright. Did you celebrate?”

“My neighbors and I sat on our front porch and handed out candy. It was my first time doing so in Boston because I never got kids at any of my other places.”

“That sounds like fun.”

“Did you like Halloween when you were younger?”

“Oh yes. When I was a kid and then when I had kids. It was fun to open the door to the neighboring children. But those days are long past.”

“But you have the memories. Those you can cherish.”

“And the photographs. Those are handy and helpful.”

The idea of sorting through all of the photographs in her house (trick) in an attempt to find the Halloween ones (treat)…

Advertisements

Tags: ,

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


%d bloggers like this: