[NAFEX] feeling good today...

Richard J.Ossolinski ossoeo at verizon.net
Thu Jun 14 21:03:32 EDT 2007


On Jun 14, 2007, at 11:55 AM, rob hamilton wrote:

>  I am feeling unusually good today as you can tell by my rantings. :)
> I was outside this morning looking around the yard as my street is 
> being resurfaced. One of the works came up to me and ask me about one 
> of my trees. He said that one in the middle look familiar to him (in 
> his very broken English)
> I told him that was a jujube tree. I saw his face light up and told me 
> that he had one in his home country of Laos. He was looking to plant 
> something form home. I was so taken back that someone recognized 
> anything that i had in my yard, I gave him one I had in a pot in the 
> back yard. He offered me some money, but refused. He was so happy! We 
> went back to the asphalt truck with big grin on his face. I really 
> wanted to sit down a talk with him about what he remembered of Laos 
> and what else he grew, but he was on the clock and it was hard enough 
> for us to understand each other already, I somehow feel even more 
> happy now. I hope I see him again one day with hand full of fruit, 
> though that may be wishing to much.
>
> Robert
>
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