Everyone in the Wyoming Valley in northeastern Pennsylvania enjoys the levee. Herman and Muriel exercise there daily.
They ride their bicycles along the path, where distance is measured by the quarter mile.
“Isn’t that a perfect view of the Susquehanna?”, she asked.
Her husband nodded assent, busily taking pictures of the perfect landscape, with its rolling verdant hills.
“It’s so nice to live a simple lifestyle,” she reminded him. “Like modern Luddites.”
Eventually they drove off, in their gas-guzzler, to Angelo’s Pizzeria in the Midway Shopping Center, for pizza and calzones.
“We’re simple,” he intoned. “But not fanatically so.”
Peter Abbey provided this week’s photo prompt for Friday Fictioneers. Rochelle Wisoff~Fields leads us weekly. It’s her fourth anniversary as our fearless leader.