Robert (gurdonark) wrote,


I rode my bicycle from our house up the Watters Creek Trail, onto some little-used surface streets then at the movie theater entered the Cottonwood Creek Trail. I had a 2 1/2 hour grand time, seeing sunflowers, Barn Swallows, Western Kingbirds, dogs, Blue Jays, lots of walking folks and the warming Texas sun.

Last night we met our friends Scott and Donna at Gordon Biersch. Our waitress was great--she followed us from the restaurant when I mistakenly left my credit card there. She also made sure that my grilled fish was prepared sans butter.

We went to the Plano Angelika to see "Mr Holmes". We liked the film. As we walked back to our car a kind fellow restored to us a scarf Donna dropped.

I walked Beatrice this morning. Though she has the canine love of repeated routines, today she deviated from path to explore the elementary schoolyard. When a rabbit failed to flee but instead chewed a weed when she stood, restrained, a few feet away, it was almost more than a stout-hearted dog could stand. Fortunately the rabbit finally fled, restoring order to the universe.

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