I've just had the most remarkable experience which may be difficult to express the enormity in simple words and pictures. I was driving home from a weekend trip to pick some things up at my place of work. I work in a neighboring town and I normally commute to it by means of a highway that runs through orchards of some kind (I'm not even sure what they are growing but I do know that almonds are a very common crop in our area.) Most of my commute looks like this:
http://www.chicovelo.org to illustrate:
So often in life I find that simple acts of re-examining the ordinary through different perspectives to be some of the most rewarding and joyful acts in life. Anticipating life continuing in a similar vein for some time, I have the option of taking a different path now and seeing entirely different views. But even if I choose not to at the end of a long day, now as I drive I shall at least know that that is there.