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Say hello to my leetle friend

Posted on September 3, 2008 at 8:00am 2 Comments

It wasn't an army of assassins but it was an army.

First day out in the new car and I've never been this scared in an upper class white neighborhood. The street ended in a cul-de-sac/traffic circle (there was grass in the middle) - it was lousy with kids. I wove through the skateboarding, running, ball-tossing crowd carefully avoiding the battery powered miniature jeep whose toe-headed driver played chicken with me. Apparently I was the chicken.

Next time kid. Next… Continue

Birmingham Smartcenter Experience

Posted on September 1, 2008 at 1:30pm 4 Comments

It took a lot of willpower, but after we went on the orphan list in Birmingham three weeks ago we didn't call and bother them once until last Friday. Oh, we'd thought about bringing them pastries or beer, Tide tickets, puppies - anything - but we didn't. I'm proud of that. Delayed gratification is a sign of maturity, right?

In the previous weeks, we'd heard the 'call of the orphan' from the Atlanta dealer (where we'd registered as prospective 'parents') twice. But both times the cars… Continue

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At 9:08pm on September 10, 2008, smrtnuf said…
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