Perspective Light. Shades. Observation.
Monet captured the feeling of the wind, the waves, the sun smiling down.
Standing. Looking. Talking.
Awe. We wandered around in awe.
Longing . We longed to visit Monet’s garden in Giverny ourselves.
But we made do with the grass and trees of Sydney’s Domain, near the Art Gallery. The kids and I had a lot of fun, climbing an impressive, archaic Moreton Bay Fig tree.
I loved climbing up, I love seeing the world from another perspective, from a tree, feeling like Pippi Longstocking, one of my childhood heroes. Climbing down is always a bit trickier! A friend’s son slipped and hung on until we helped him; he was very brave…