|Sarah and I went for a walk tonight.
Forecast was for snow. It's been two years since
in Seattle. We got a little sleet instead.
Leaves blew down the street like a teargassed
swirled up in columns like miniature tornadoes.
were dark and quiet, with hardly any holiday
when we did find some, they came in
bunches--"keeping up with the
We walked by a house the RE
recently salvaged. It was now reduced to a pile
debris, just about the ugliest
demolition job I've seen.
It was dark, cold, and well after 8 o'clock, but
was still there, either scavenging the remains
or trying to
finish some final task. It looked bad and we
ready for some hot food in our favorite conversation bar.