Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Ode on Lunch (in prose):

Me and Jen Lee in like... February 2010

When I worked on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., every day for lunch, I sat outside on a bench that faced west. I had never taken regular “lunch breaks” before and, even though I was thousands of miles away from home, I loved physically facing practically everything from my past that was important to me. For thirty glorious minutes, I thought about where I came from (which was comforting to a girl who had absolutely no idea where she was going). So I believe in taking lunch breaks. That time I spend away from the pressures of life to meet up with friends or spend a moment in reflection is literally and metaphorically nourishing.

britt

3 comments:

  1. This post deserves a comment (which for some reason I never leave anymore). Good picture. Good (and freezing) day. Good memories. Good post.

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  2. You look super cute, even if you are wearing what you claim are the pants that boys hate.

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  3. Bravo Brittney. You have a way with words! I really enjoyed this.

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