neediness of other people's children. The piano plays--classical music, always classical, in
teenage rebellion against twentieth-century tastes and twenty-first century expectations. I revel in
the long refreshing shower of gentler sound--high notes falling like drops of water into lower
currents of rhythm and harmony. For me this is peace...
warm drops of music
fast cascading faster
Fiona Jones is a part-time teacher, full-time parent, permanently tired.