botella of wine 1865

chatting a bottle

Drawing this beautifully wrapped 1865 Chilean wine the phrase conversar una botella de vino came to my mind. I loved and saved this saying the first time I heard it.  If I translate it freely it means chatting a bottle.
It contains everything: the pleasure of slow quiet conversation over a bottle of wine. no rush, no dress code, no fussing with food or table manners. just people exchanging words, sharing thoughts and feelings. the eyes meet, the smile and the silence in between…