Which reminds me, I took some pictures on my way in to work today, before my feet started hurting.
I travel into Amsterdam by train, so this is Central Station at 8am on a weekday
At the station
Next weekend's going to be Queen's Day, so they're setting up the fair
I like that Amsterdam, for all it's big city aspirations, is still a quiet sort of place most mornings
a dreamy place, even
And every day, I pass this pretty frieze
Work continues to be busy, and enjoyable, so that's all good...but even so, all's not well in my world: one of my closest friends has just told me over the phone that the tests have come back positive, in the sense that he's HIV-positive. Having already lost my two best friends, the thought of possibly losing another good friend that I've known for donkey's years fills me with utter dread.