Archives for July 2008

Ainult 5 km veel kõndida…

… ja see oli kergendus, õnnelik mõte. Jalalihased olid krampis, kanna taga olid villid, ma olin korralikus tempos maha käinud juba 30 kilomeetrit, kui mitte arvestada seda maad, mis oli Rakvere kesklinnast linna servani rahulikumas tempos kõnnitud. Ma olin täis tahtejõudu kõndida need viimased viis samas tempos – hoolimata kõigist füüsilistest takistustest, kõndida lõpuni, ma […]

Beautiful and magnificient beings

Once, a few months ago – yet I remember it as if it was yesterday – I was at a concert in an old building with high ceilings. There were not too many people at the concert – just enough that we didn’t feel to be alone. The band was fabulous – the music was […]

A flaw in nature documentaries

T: “I felt so sorry about sea lion pups being eaten by killer whales…” Me: “Did you also feel sorry for the polar bear?” T: Funny look. “No…” Laughs uncomfortably. (Approximate conversation after seeing Deep Blue in a cinema, a few years back. Those who haven’t seen it – the polar bear didn’t catch any […]