"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Eric Alders Monday Photo Prompt 11-12-2012

Soft comforting water
Hot water in my bath
Blue pools of water 
Life floats on water
Careful don't waste
Water is disappearing
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Long after all humans had disappeared
The plastic bottles remained
Clear evidence of terminal stupidity
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We take water for granted and should not:

3 comments:

Stephen Hayes said...

A powerful message for everyone to heed.

Eric (Bubba) Alder said...

When humans finally kill themselves off, I'm sure there will be plenty of 'artifacts' left behind to show why.

A thought-provoking response to my M.M.P.P., Kathe. Thanks for playing!


P.S. That's a glass Southern Comfort bottle I found in the woods.

messymimi said...

Even here in the swamp, i am cautious about water use. Good reminder that someday we will regret our profligate ways.