Wine Bar in Worktown
I am sitting in the Worktown wine bar
Wondering if my wine is corked
Wondering whether to complain
Wondering if I can be bothered
Wondering why I can’t be bothered.
In other words just filling the afternoon
Wondering not doing.
The girl behind the counter busies herself.
She’s doing. She’s wiping tables, filling sugar bowls.
She’s re-arranging the trays of cakes and tarts.
She is not saying “I like my work”
She is saying “I take pride in my work.”
In other words she has a sense of purpose.
Doing not wondering. Read more