Bye, Bye Butterfly.

A fleeting, fluttering friendship that will last with me for a while.

Photo by AARN GIRI on Unsplash

This is a story about finding friendship when you least expect it.

It was around 6 pm on a lazy Saturday afternoon by the pool. We were busy pottering around, pruning the roses, and fighting with the weeds. The water in the pool was sparkling and spotless. The terracotta tiles around the pool simmered with stored sunshine. It was just…