Near and Far

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I spilled the sugar, and Aidan and I both grabbed our respective cameras. It's just sugar, but photos like this tell me the story of certain afternoons, certain meals, thoughts and conversations, small pockets of time. 

When people online mock others' photos of small, seemingly inconsequential things like this, forgive them. They don't know what is in the eye and mind of the one who shot the image. They don't know the heart in it.