I can’t recall how my fascination with the land down under started. It must be the laidback vibe I get from the place. Maybe it was because of a cricket crazy furniture manager. Or Ian Thorpe and swimming with the sharks jokes. Or my favorite summer Olympics.
All I know is that I wished to be there that I even wrote in an online goal setting community (www.43things.com) in 2001 that I will go there soon, among other things.
Little did I know that I achieved my goal in 2012 , eleven years after. With added bonus — I met HIM and walked under the stars. Okey, I did set my goal in 2001 to be kissed under the stars but a stroll along the moonlit Bondi Beach, and of late —at Botany Foreshore Park and all imaginable land beside a body of water. I can’t complain that a water baby finally met a man in love with water.
As both of us are still counting Saturdays until our next fishing trip and beach adventure…I say,