The Gazeebo

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The Gazeebo: In Preparation

Hey all!

So, tomorrow, my mom begins her EMT class (I am SO excited for her) and I have work.. according to my boss and coworkers, it’ll probably be pretty busy so that’ll be fun lol.  I’ll basically be running the cash register and maybe making some smoothies and such while my coworkers will be making the coffee drinks due to my lack of coffee knowledge lol.

I’m excited for it, nonetheless, so I’ll be going in with a smile on my face and working through it the best I can 🙂 My boss made a nice comment about me today that I liked – she said that I was doing a good job at it so far and had the initiative needed for the environment.  I have always been this type of person – if I have something to do, I go at it and get it done; if I get it done, I look for something else to do.  But, that’s just the way it is 🙂

I really like my coworkers, and my boss for that matter so that always helps the work environment.. I’m kind of running out of things to say, if you may be wondering lol.  But, today I had a shift that ended mid morning and ended up just hanging around the shop until mid afternoon when I had to go pick my sister up from school.  I basically just spent the entire time talking to a coworker I met yesterday and got to know her a little, so that was pretty awesome! 🙂

Anyway, that’s really about all I have to say today.. on to the poem now.  The writer’s block is still troubling my creative thinking, so here’s a poem titled “La Musique” (“Music”) by French poet, Charles Baudelaire.  I have here both the original version in French, along with a translation to English, done by Roy Campbell.  I acquired both the original version and the translation here.  It offered two other translations as well, but due to my lack of knowing French, I didn’t really know which one to pick; so I picked the one that sounded the prettiest lol. Continue reading


August 19, 2011 Posted by | Your Lungren Originals | , , , , , , , | 2 Comments


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