"Joy and pleasure are as real as pain and sorrow and one must learn what they have to teach. . . ." -- Sean Russell, from Gatherer of Clouds

"If you're not having fun, you're not doing it right." -- Helyn D. Goldenberg

"I love you and I'm not afraid." -- Evanescence, "My Last Breath"

“If I hear ‘not allowed’ much oftener,” said Sam, “I’m going to get angry.” -- J.R.R. Tolkien, from Lord of the Rings

Thursday, November 03, 2016

The Cubs Won

I knew this shortly after it happened, even though I did not watch the game. How did I know? From the series of one-car parades going past my window with honking horns and wild cheering, starting at about 11:30 pm.

Stray thought: Do you suppose they stretched it out to seven games to maximize ad revenues from the broadcast?

(Cross-posted at Booklag.)

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