~~~ A Walk In The Park ~~~
~ A Walk.... ~
The winding path ushered us through the open foray, past an enormous duck pond, boasting a gushing, dual, Corinthian fountain, spraying aimlessly, then arching its creamy spray, back into the silent, waters, frothing,as the glistening sun rays playfully bounced off the ever-increasing ripples, that reached toward us, like a visual, sonic wave of burgeoning calm.
Ambling past this fiesta, motioned us across, from slides, and climbing frames, as children carelessly frolicked up, and down giant pendulous swings, swaying to, and fro, like a mighty, outdoor timepiece, as their friends went round, and round the roundabout, all awhile, with a pungent odour of fresh oak, sauntering through the Summer air, as a fleeting lark bleeped her forgotten trill.
Continuing henceforth, led us past the circular, umbrage of a bandstand, resounding with the deathly hush of its silent orchestra, thence this snaking path quickly wended its way onwards, as we passed the joggers, as they passed us, puffing and wheezing ,as yesterdays’ caloried pastry delights took their unforgiving revenge upon them; poodles chased toy dogs, with worried owners launching a beady, protesting eye on this unfair, canine assault. All the while, we caught the heady vista of giant Bonsai trees, nobly spreading wizened, teal, flattened fingers, across the backdrop canvas of a dreaming sky, whilst the sweet tang of honeysuckle enveloped our thankful senses, with its pleasing broadcast....♥