So the one guy left while I was commiserating with a fellow Florida transplant, then irreconcilable differences guy texted after a week of radio silence, then long time crush we call Golde Ratio Guy showed up, and now Michael Stipe and his entourage makes an appearance. It's Friday night, y'all. Reporting from the pub. Over and out.
in happier news, one thing worked out today. wanted to get down to jax for the long weekend over thanksgiving to see my mom and I found a ride with acquaintances in town headed down that way. did not want to bus it all the way to Atlanta then down into Florida, which would take a whole day in itself. yay for asking people and having them say yes!
I'm not a natural-born citizen, but if I were to run for President, my platform would hinge on not just the usual liberal stuff I always go on and on about like voting rights, freedom of choice, minimum wage, drug legalization, etc., but these two items I would push in particular:
I'm so sad right now. It's almost 2am in NJ. I got here about 2 hours ago and I already miss my kids terribly. Also, my dear friend's daughter is sick which I feel very deeply and am helpless to do anything about it. And another thing that I can't share yet weighs on me, too. I'm hoping a good night's sleep makes me feel a tiny bit better. :-(
when things seem to be moving along and you think maybe it's going to work... then there's a snag, and that snag slowly turns into an unraveling, then with a quickness other things start to snag and unravel... now you're tying knots to pull the pieces back together wondering what, how, why... so yeah, this new job may not be working out.
Awwww - a one-star Goodreads review of mine has a comment thread that's been running for more than two years but has never devolved into ad hominem attacks, despite several differences of opinion. Someone just posted to thank everyone on the thread for maintaining a civilized conversation and "demonstrating what the Internet should be". <3