02/03/10

daily diminishing (day 221)

This measuring tape is old, given to me by a woman who was then nearly 90. There is something satisfying about measuring with a dressmaker’s tape, rather than a rigid measuring stick or retractable tape. This one shows signs of use and age, evidence of marking parts of the body.

Advertisements

~ by cmclaurin on February 3, 2010.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: