Showing posts from May 15, 2011

Ketel One Imposter

This is a story that will make you think. After reading it, just think of how you would have handled it. I will preface this story by letting you know that I am a non alcoholic drinker, so my perspective is quite different when it comes to situations like this. 

      I was in a very nice bar/ restaurant in NYC with a friend of mine and her good friend. We sat at the bar and I ordered a nice fruity non alcoholic drink. My friend then ordered a Ketel One martini dry, I believe. I cannot remember what the other woman ordered. She was a sweet woman, however, it's my friend that we will concentrate on for this little adventure.

      I will give this to you straight. My friend was not really into the bartender. She felt that he did not greet us properly or get to us promptly either. After ordering the martini, she immediately said that it did not taste like Ketel One. So I urged her to say something, but she chose not to. I felt that she was paying for it so she had the right to have ex…

Amazing Love

When you are feeling love, all other things are pushed to the side. The love itself becomes the captain of the ship. All things that were once uncertain become very clear. What was seemingly impossible becomes possible. What was once of no importance becomes urgent.

   A few days ago I watched a young couple kissing in a cafe like life was ending in the next few minutes. After catching myself staring, I was compelled to ask them how long they had been together. I never did, because they just would not come up for air! I thought to myself, what was not possible with that kind of connection? They kissed and touched each other like they were both fine china in a museum. The sensation even as an onlooker was divine.

   Love breathes life into all that was dormant and makes it alive and vibrant. Love is all around us yet it cannot be seen or felt without an open mind and an open heart. Love is truly all you need...