Reasons to be cheerful number one
Clank, clank, clank of the spoon on the wok; a culinary percussion as I cook stir fry.
Reasons to be cheerful number two...
Playing ripple patterns in lime.
Reasons to be cheerful number three...
Some carnation heads fall off as I arrange them. I offer them a reprieve in an egg cup by the sink where they are offering some unexpected cheery colour in return.
And the sun is shining again - ye ha!
"Cheerfulness in most cheerful people, is the rich and satisfying result of strenuous discipline." Edwin P Whipple.