Arrogance

When I was younger I used to think the weather gods were out to get me if I got rained on or if the wind was blowing against me or if I got a soaker as I was walked. I thought somebody up there ( or down there) was watching …

Technology

I still call it a computer. It’s a 20th century thing. I’m amazed by the things my 12 year old I.T. guy says my PC can do. But my needs haven’t changed since I got my first Mac almost 20 years ago complete with one of those printers that makes …

Customer Service

I really enjoy seeing my favorite artists’ live. Unfortunately, I’m very after-the fact about my live music viewing because I find out who’s playing when I read the review in the paper the next day. I hate that!  I found out Prince was coming to Mohegan Sun. I went to …

“hate” crimes?

I hate crime. Well, violent crimes anyway. Or crimes against innocents ( children, the elderly, the not-so-smart). I do believe sometimes violence IS the only way especially if one is being attached and one happens to have a weapon. One should use the weapon. I was thinking more about the …

Misconceptions

I was speaking to a man about purchasing his car. He was telling me the story of his ex-wife and how she manipulated him into marrying her, giving her everything she wanted and then her leaving him. I was raised to listen and be polite so I listened. He mentioned …