I know we were planning to dance together.
But it’s not going to work out this time, either.
One day, I will touch you and know you;
and you will know me;
As a surfer, there are a handful of role models that I’ve looked up to over the years. People that surf well, but are beacons of joy in the lineup. Always giving. Always grounded. They are able to transform the attitude and the experience of a whole mass of humans, simply through their example.
Donald Day is one of my all-time favorites.