That Was No Picnic


I may not be good at hanging out, but I certainly know a picnic when I see one. While our lunch yesterday was very enjoyable, and may technically qualify as a picnic (Merriam-Webster definition: excursion or outing with food usually provided by members of the group and eaten in the open), in my book, it was a sandwich in the park.

The British have a love of picnics and certain expectations as to what should be included: typically a blanket, a hamper, and some means for finishing up with a nice cup of tea.

One can busy oneself for hours organizing a picnic. And believe me, one does.

This is what I think a picnic looks like:


Central Park, 2005

live. enjoy. repeat.

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