Because the Captain took a dozen random photos of me…
A conceited moment
Me: Am I pretty?
Him: Yes but you’re getting bigger.
Me: So I’m not pretty then?
Him: You’re BIG pretty.
Me: Take a really really far shot!
Me: So I won’t look big!
I have spent weeks in the desert, forgetting to look at the moon, he says, as a married man may spend days never looking into the face of his wife. These are not sins of omission but signs of pre-occupation. ― Michael Ondaatje