kate5kiwis: merrily, merrily, merrily...

kate5kiwis

“If you were all alone in the universe with no one to talk to, no one with which to share the beauty of the stars, to laugh with, to touch, what would be your purpose in life? It is other life, it is love, which gives your life meaning. This is harmony. We must discover the joy of each other, the joy of challenge, the joy of growth.” — Mitsugi Saotome

Monday, May 14, 2007

merrily, merrily, merrily...

R13 (third from the right) got out on the water late yesterday afternoon for her first rowing practice in the boat!!! i was amazed at how well the new rowers got into the rhythm. they were travelling really quite fast.
i am so excited for you about your newest interest, R13. i have many happy memories of *rowing the boat* on numerous expeditions during my childhood: there's such a wonderful freedom about "gliding like a silver arrow" out there on the water. plus you're gonna have six-pack-abs, baby.

3 Comments:

Blogger Sarah said...

The Hubby rowed all through high school and for 1st year uni. Loved it. Still waxes poetic about it.

What a beautiful and powerful sport. :)

11:41 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Must be in the genes !
H.G.N. was into it and B.B.N. had a brief excursion - frowned on by the young N.S.!

10:24 PM  
Blogger Da Setiuz Mama said...

Wow! We know all about rowing here in Hamilton! At the hostel there are quite a few rowers.....It looks really cool but...training....'groan'.
Good on ya Rach!

12:36 PM  

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