October 26th, 2011

abstract butterfly

in a bowl

Fortitude, I suppose, is checking the box that says "make mine a salad on a bed of lettuce" instead of the boxes that say "provolone" and "wheat bread'.

I'm still working my way through Margaret Oliphant's "A Country Gentleman and His Family". I'm on roughly page 650 out of 950 or so. I would like to see a hard copy of the book to see if the pagination on the e-reader varies from the analog book, because each page seems awfully easy to get through. It's an interesting novel.

On today's business trip to Austin, my mid-air view of the ground disclosed a less drought-ravaged central Texas than a trip a month or so ago.

Perhaps I will go car shopping on Saturday.