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12/17/2019

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I always think the same thing when I see initials carved in trees, especially old ones. The sand thing is a lot more ephemeral, of course, so in a way more poignant.

Makes me think of that Lucinda Williams song "2 Kool 2 B 4gotten"

Ray Bradbury has a short story, In a Season of Calm Weather, in which a man watches one early morning while Picasso, thinking he is alone draws pictures in the sand.

AMDG

I can very well believe that of Picasso. He seems to have been one of those artists who has an unending flow of ideas.

I dont want to be contrarian but what I notice is how long sand writing etc can last ;)

That makes me want to drive down to the beach and see if any trace of it is still there. It's been three weeks so highly doubtful.

I guess it depends on how close to the water it is.

It's so much easier to comment on a desktop than a smartphone.

AMDG

It was well above the waterline, so it wasn't have been wiped out overnight. But wind, rain, and people's feet would have done it before too many days went by.

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