Just a thought – Will we make it?

30.01.2020

He is there or is he

She has been waiting anxiously

Will he make it or wont he?

The plain has landed

The people are arriving

But no sign of the one she is waiting for

Why?

What has happened?

Everyone seems to have arrived and no more passengers

She looks around, disappointed and sad

Were the expectations too high?

Maybe

Suddenly there is a voice in the speaker

“Mum, don´t worry, I’m at the airport and will be with you in a minute”

Hulda Björnsdóttir

Author: hulda9

I am Icelandic but live in Portugal. When I was young I had a dream. I wanted to travel around the world. I wanted to experience different cultures. My dream came true and I went to London. When going through the Chinese display in the British Museum I began to cry. I cried and experienced this longing and sadness. At that moment I knew I had to go to China. Arriving there for the first time I felt finally at home, a feeling I never had in Iceland. In Iceland I was an outsider. My mother passed away and I decided to move. My destination was China. I lived there for a while but had to sell my house and move because permanent residence was not granted to me. I moved to Portugal and that was 6 and a half years ago. In China I taught English and dance. In Portugal I am a retired resident. Now I am 72 years old. I love to write and want to share with you some of my experience in those 2 countries and also just my simple thoughts. Portugal is my final destination on this earth. Even though I have many years behind me, my mind is clear. I enjoy the life and make the most of every day. I love to sing, to study and most of all I love to be alive. I hope you will enjoy reading my thoughts that I share with you.

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