These are eight, random "Daily Photographs" from my personal Flickr collection.

Friday, July 13, 2018

Music by the River

Ho-hum, another sunny day. One is a precious thing here in British Columbia; I should be more attentive and appreciative.

Yet after several days of sunshine, we've now got to start worrying about forest fires. It seems as if some parts of this province don't get constant rain, they burn! We don't often see much of that down here next to Vancouver, but during some summers we can be bothered by smoke. Let's not even consider that scenario yet!

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Has another week sped by so quickly? I truly, truly appreciate the copious amount of free time I have. I was thinking of that when I found myself walking back from the other end of downtown.

I returned by the river and through Pier Park wearing my large Sony earphones. I was trying to locate exact requests to the Google Assistant which would play relaxing nature sounds. I figured if I could get the Google Home Mini on my bedtable to cooperate, it would come in handy at the start of my daily naptime. The Google assistant replied:
"Since I couldn't find the album Mozart's Music for the Night with Sounds of the River in your music libary, here's a similar mix on Google Play Music."
The playlist of classical music was a nice diversion. I sat on a park chaise lounge. I listened for the longest while while watching the Fraser River rush towards the Pacific Ocean.


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