A Rainy Day Reading - Essay

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  • Topic: Books, Bookstores, Bookselling
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  • Published : May 3, 2012
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It was a rainy day, similar to those when one wants to stay home, make a cup of coffee and relax, watching their favorite TV program. I decided that it was a day for me when I wanted to do something different. I started going over my homework assignments, and there it was, the idea of going to the bookstore. The weather was very cold and rainy. It was not a long drive, since I live downtown, in a few minutes I was there. I parked my car and went into the bookstore. Every time I go to this store I discover new things for myself. Every time I look at it differently. The More I go the more carefully I look around. I see things that are new to me, in reality they are old and they have been there forever, though I did not pay enough attention to them last time. As I walked in to the store this time, the first thing that caught my eye was a book called “Life is a movie”. Isn’t that right? Our whole life is a movie. Then I went to the music section, where they had all the music books. That was the time when I realized that there was music playing in the bookstore. It matched with the environment perfectly. They had classical music on, which made the environment of the bookstore even more comfortable. This time I looked around and asked myself, “What do I see new this time?” One might think that after visiting the same bookstore too many times, you won’t find anything new. That doesn’t apply to this bookstore. Each time I go I always find something, This time I was amazed by a picture that they had on a wall. I was looking around and something very colorful caught my eye. It was a beautiful picture hanging on the wall, hidden in the back by some boxes where nobody would even think to look for books. I didn’t quite understand what it was but to me it was an island. It was a very different picture, one of those that you have to look at carefully to find a meaning in it. This bookstore is very unique not only because of the books that they have but because of these entire...
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