27 December 2006

not fists

hug

My three-year-old nephew, Elliott
and his four-year-old friend, Evan
raise their cupped hands high
pointed toward each other
when they want a hug
from across the yard.

We picked it up
immediately.

2 comments:

amanda said...

oh, wow. that's a beautiful gesture!

Your images and words here are just lovely.

Shauna said...

Thank you so much, Amanda. I'm honored to see you over here. Your blog and life envisioned within it have inspired me, so much.