Saturday, 6 September 2014

Happiness is not expensive!

 
~ laughter ~ sound of teacups ~ waking up because of birds whistling ~ chairs scraping ~ sneezing when you want to ~ quotes ~ singing songs by heart ~ happy faces ~ watching movies you've seen one-hundred times before ~ dried-up tears ~ footprints ~ evenings ~ family talks ~ emails ~ night-dreams ~ my hair ~ imagination ~ surprises in the post-box ~ notes from friends ~ compliments ~ when book-ish things happen to you ~ when people treat you like a real author ~ when you go to sleep after a good day ~ the sound of water ~ my beloved voices ~ singing ~ humming ~ writing down thoughts ~ being excited ~ reading or hearing someone is happy ~ good news ~ kissable cheeks ~ hugs. Lots of them ~ blog posts ~ comments ~ happy tears ~ good endings ~ talking to God ~ when grass tickles your legs ~ daisy-chains ~ scratching an itchy spot ~ musing ~ chatting with friends ~ finding something long-lost ~ discovering ~ telling someone news ~ fun secrets ~ hiding places ~ dancing in a very dark room just before you are about to sleep ~ words ~ bouncy matrasses ~ a family ~ handshakes ~ Church pews ~ a good sermon ~ meeting a fellow lover of Christ ~ when you touch something cold just when your hand was sweaty ~ pats on the back ~ the sound of footsteps ~ telephones ringing ~ people asking 'how are you?' ~ ideas ~ daydreaming ~ understanding things ~ overhearing someone compliment you ~  meeting a fellow P&P fan ~ winking ~ making silly faces ~ meals ~ the sound of cutlery against plates ~ speeches ~ national anthems ~ frilly words ~ famous people ~ a neck that doesn't ache ~ when you wake up because the sun is shining on your face ~ people telling you they love you ~ saying 'I love you' ~ doorbells ~ butterflies ~ when outside smells like blossom ~ blossom ~ bare feet ~ babies ~ jokes ~ pranks ~ walking arm and arm with your best friend (I'm doing this one day!) ~  having an ocean friend ~ private jokes ~ blogs ~ meeting a fellow writer ~ skipping because you're so happy ~ cheering someone up ~ followers ~ party hubbub ~ when you walk into a calm room after or during a very noisy party ~ music ~ having a God who you cannot exaggerate ~ getting playfully teased ~ snorting ~ curls ~ getting woken up by the sound of rain ~ rainy nights ~ seeing snow in the morning ~ flowers ~ buzzing bees ~ visitors ~ coming home after a journey ~ sunrays ~ thunder and lightning ~ when someone closes their emails off with x's ~ when someone writes dearest instead of dear ~ wet hands ~ hygiene ~ being clean ~ asking God to forgive your sins ~ finding notes under your pillow ~ unexpected surprises ~ when you clasp your hands in joy ~ Christmas ~ long words ~ when working is fun ~ holding hands ~ peace ~ realising there are so many things to be happy about ~ the sound of your pen scratching against paper ~ the sound of your fingers on your keyboard ~ smelling familiar smells ~ suddenly knowing what something reminds you of ~ seeing happy couples ~ your favourite colour ~ talents ~ braids ~ when your hands are black-berry stained ~ spitting out cherry pips ~ brushing your teeth after an unhealthy meal ~ showing people things you love ~ being proud ~ sound of frogs croaking ~ long grass ~ sunsets ~ windows filled with glassy raindrops ~ dancing ~ hiding under your bed ~ cushion fights ~ tents ~ your own bed ~ when you have a dream that actually ended ~ when you cry over a book ~ when you've just recovered from an illness ~ pretty headers ~ randomly nice pictures ~ being allowed to waste your time ~ when time flies during school ~ when time drags during free time ~ not knowing what biscuit to choose ~ a tidy room ~ making pictures in dust ~ stroking hair ~ old teddies and dollies ~ good memories ~ secret methods ~ nicknames ~ trying not to laugh ~ silly stories ~ when someone tells you childhood stories ~ when you see how your dad looked like when he was your age ~ rolling your eyes ~ socks ~ running ~ swinging ~ borrowing things from people ~ sound of clock ticking ~ knowing you'll be able to sleep in the next morning ~ gentle snores ~ family customs ~ lights ~ giggles ~ raising your eyebrows ~ hearing someone talk to himself ~ sharing secret jokes ~ glancing knowingly at someone ~ wind ~ swift journeys ~ willing to start schooldays ~ highlighting verses in your Bible ~ places with scope for the imagination ~ old-fashioned-ness ~ vintage ~ finger-nails ~ sequins ~ glitter ~ conversations ~ collapsing on your bed after a tiring outing ~ puffing excitedly ~ grinning ~ being loved ~ romantic stories ~ pretty sidebars ~ being thanked ~ writing a letter to your future self ~ keeping a diary ~ asking God to give you a nice dream ~ writing down whimsical ideas ~ drying tears ~ screams of joy ~ new epochs in your life ~ knowing you can always start afresh ~ pretending to sigh but actually liking it ~ being inside when outside it dark and rainy ~ dimples ~ calm mornings ~ cold drinks ~ welcomes ~ tiptoes ~ lying down on the grass ~ saying good morning and meaning it ~ familiar noises ~ loving people ~ knowing Jesus might come tomorrow ~ getting cheered up ~ lips ~ compassion ~ fictional characters ~ eyes that can see ~ trees ~ siblings ~ sound of high heels ~ the sound of bike-bells ~ seeing teenagers without I-phones ~ guitar strings ~ leaning against someone's shoulder ~ falling asleep in funny places ~ getting inspired ~ knowing you've cheered someone up ~ when you open a book on the page you wanted ~
 
I hope this post made you happy!
 
 

5 comments:

  1. All of these things make me happy:)

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  2. I have no words. :-)

    Love you to bits, Naomi.

    ~Em

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  3. Ahh Naomi! This was wonderful!!!

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  4. I know this is two years late, but this made me super happy :) Thanks!

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