I’m not an instant reactor
I’m a brooder, a ponderer  

Some things deserve only instant expression
Like ripples breaking the surface and vanishing in minutes
They die out with the wind 

But undercurrents
Stirring within
Churn and pound
Quietly, rhythmically, powerfully
And build up to release 

A tsunami is just a gigantic ripple after all.

8 thoughts on ““Noted for future reference””
  1. […] and she cut that thought to shreds. But stored away the thought in her mind if she ever needed it. Noted for future reference. Neatly filed away as always. Now she pulls it out, finding a use for it and she knows it fits. […]

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