I made a discovery in the shower this morning. (No, not that discovery. Sheesh.)
I discovered that the Universe (see how I capitalized that? that'll pay off one of these days, you just wait) is communicating with me.
That's right: the Big U is paging Little A.
I used to think that if I ever had a metaphysical encounter, it would animated - like those Monty Python cartoons where the clouds stomp around with big, muscular calves and a pig can fall out of the sky and squish you without warning.
(Actually, I'd prefer that all communications be handled in this format.)
But now I know that not all metaphysical messages are accompanied by cartoon trumpet fanfare.
Truth is, I'm always on the lookout for little signs. I like to think that a particular Roy Clark song on the radio carries a hopeful message meant just for me, or that when I make three green lights in a row (screaming brakes and leaping pedestrians notwithstanding), it's the Universe's way of giving me a little wink and saying, "Hey, Anna, I got your back."
So I was tickled today to discover yet another friendly nod from beyond.
The words were small, wiggly and reddish-purple.
And they were on my thigh.
That's right - the Universe is communicating with me through my spider-veins.
Here, see for yourself:
Can you read it? Too far away? Okay, let me zoom in a bit:
Ta-da! Isn't that amazing? I know it's kind of hard to make out, but if you squint your eyes and tilt your head to one side you can see that the letters spell H-E-L-L-O.
Isn't that cool?!?
Once again, the Universe has tapped me on the
Who knows where my next special bulletin will appear? I can't wait!
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