It may be surprising, but there are times when I really count my blessings.

A short story by Sue Thomas

First published 1994

Photo by leo lei on Unsplash

It depends on which direction you look. I can see quite a lot from here, but I still have to turn my head slightly in order to take in the full picture. I don’t want to be seen to be staring (I’m not a naturally nosey person) so I restrict myself to discreet…