Life finds the strangest ways and places to give you reflection time. Here I am sitting on a loaded trailer waiting for my co-driver to get back with the car after one of the tyres went flat. At the moment he is nursing it into the next town some eleven kilometers away.

Which leaves me eleven kilometers from anywhere by the side of the road. But instead of being worried by it, I get to look at the stars of this region for the first time in relative peace. There is no one around but the stars at out. The night is warm enough to be pleasant and the moon is full.

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