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July 25, 2019


it was hot and i was hoping to get off early but building bespoke bifold doors took longer than i thought.
even so, 7 pm was still plenty hot for a late last minute plunge off J dock where we witnessed a seagull
pluck a large thrashing fish from the lake. it bit off more than it could gulp and spent the next 20 minutes
pecking it to death, nibbling bits of flesh between abortive attempts to choke it down all at once. i envied
the bird its clarity of purpose. meanwhile, bellevue glowed with borrowed light as the sun went down over
our shoulders. no snow in the mountains, water a perfect temperature, summer has finally arrived in seattle.