• Bon Mots and Cheap Shots

    This glorious sadness that brings me to my knees

    About that Ride. A week ago I finished my fourth AIDS/Lifecycle.  It was hard for all of the wrong reasons. Four weeks before we left I thought I would take Bill the Dog down to the Clayton Art and Wine festival and hang with either Cousin Jeanne or Cousin in law Jason, whoever was there.  The truck needed gas first.  The 20 year old truck.  The battery failed at the pump and the truck was stuck there.  Oh, and it was 10am on a Sunday.  Who cares?  I called AAA. Well, apparently the guy at the station wanted it out of there after 30 minutes of waiting for AAA.  We…