by Emerald Shatto
"May I take your portrait?" I asked.
"Sure!" he said.
I focused, held the camera down at water-level, and clicked the shutter.
"Want to see it?"
I showed it to him and he smiled.
"What's your name?"
"I'm Emerald. Thanks so much!"
We shook hands and he ran off.
Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada.