August 28, 2013 at 2:10 PM
'For all you bird-lovers out there...'
By Liz Simon
Trips & Quips
Liz Simon is a photographer, writer and cyclist who likes to combine the three in her quest to discover the nooks and crannies of New Mexico. Sometimes, means of transportation other than bicycle are employed---including the Rail Runner and motorcycle.
Here's a wee story that I think is worth relating. Wonderful gifts do come in small packages... I was sending what I hoped were comforting words, written in Medieval Latin, to a friend who seemed in need of them. I had no sooner finished writing part of the missive, the words: "In labore, requies" (In labor, rest) when the following happened... so here's an excerpt of my letter to her... for all you bird-lovers out there: