“You have to do exactly as I say, ready? Okay. Rip the plastic paper slowly then open the lantern. Careful though! It’ll get torn. Good? Now, put that square thing on the inside and let me get the candle… Just wait for it to get filled with hot air and then let it go when it’s ready.”
There are many things that can light up and shine bright.
Candles. Lanterns. Ideas.
She let go of it and the lantern shyly headed towards the sky; p
atiently floating at moments and being carried away by the night’s breeze at others. It was just one lantern but it couldn’t get out of sight even if it wanted to – it was the only star that was on the move.
“This has to be one of the most beautiful things that I have ever seen.”
“And that’s only one. Imagine if there were more of them.”
“Wait. What if there were more of them?” Continue reading “How to delay an airport for 20 minutes and wish upon lanterns”