It’s always a pleasure to share and spend time with David, we all had a good chat and a great laugh!.
It was also, a true pleasure and honour to pass on some lovely wishes from so many people, world wide, that have seen and read his story upon the ‘Small Town Inertia’ website (As ever, #biglove to Mike Hartley and Julie Grahame), been moved and felt compelled to write, David loves to hear friendly words, and both he and I, thank you from the bottom of our hearts!.
Though David can’t see the difference, he could feel it, with his fingertips. We also took some toffee’s, a new bucket and a bunch of cleaning products for when we return to do more, next week!.
I’m not sharing this to say, look what we’ve done, as ever, shared to infer this simple truth, think of what you could do, too… for it makes such an amazing difference to another human being, neighbour, just genuinely giving a damn. Give a damn.
No time to make any photographs today, but, it’s not always about making photographs, it’s about real relationships, being there, really being there, and that, farther down the road, all goes back into the photographic work and no reward is ever greater, than having made one of my life’s best friends, in David.
Huge thanks to Laura for the wonderful photographs. X
Full stories with David and his life living with blindness : http://smalltowninertia.co.uk/tag/david
New story following later in 2015.
- I'm a carer in my family home
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