This was one of the last times that
I sat on the ocean while I was in
Hawaii. I'm sitting at the mouth of a river where I later
for a swim to wash off before the long flight to Fiji. I
seek out a quite place and sit and look out over the ocean.
where I sat, it was thousands of kilometers of open
ocean before one would reach land. On the cosmic scale, it's
very far. Yet on a personal scale it's almost too big to