Dave (courier_iii) wrote,

Two Lane Blacktop ...,

Double nickel limit - but no one really pays attention.
No lines down the middle, and we all ride the crown.
You slow for the pickup coming at you - or the horse and carriage in front - this is Amish territory.
It was opening night - Carmen - with a gala afterward.
I'm driving "C"s Mercedes SL and the top is down on an almost perfect night.
A few raindrops, but there was a covered place to pull over and the top was up in about two minutes.
.... and, we got to sleep in in the morning.
That was Saturday.

Today it was a quick stop at the store, and then a string band concert in an authentic pre-revolutionary barn.
That's followed by a potluck supper at tables with plastic covers sitting in the shade - deviled eggs and baked beans and pasta salad and fried chicken....
Americana 2011 - totally genuine, and without pretense.

Sometimes life reads the script and gets it right.
It's life as it should be and we're smiling.

  • A Domestic Question...,

    But to begin with — some background. We live in a rural community. Seventy percent of the town is wooded parkland, we have working farms, hawks…

  • I should have taken a picture...,

    But I didn't. What's more important though is the simple fact. My weeping cherry has it's first, exactly one, open blossom, but, with many more to…

  • Hello World...

    Or at least what's left of it here. This is mostly just to say that I'm alive, reasonably well, and even had my 2nd Covid vaccine shot this week.…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded