courthouse, dept of ed, etc
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you can see that I got off easy. news crews were all over, cnn, abc, fox,
etc. I was in a few background shots... if you saw a scruffy hippie-looking
giant in a red & black tie dye shirt and black knee-length shorts, you
spotted a scottsquatch!
winds bent street signs too numerous to count, blew out windows and pushed
over well-rooted trees. I've heard that there are 5 deaths so far, and I
feel for their families.
I saw a guy with a cold soda-pop... I asked him where he got it... his
joking reply was "the fridge, you can have my last one for $20"... I
responded with "you know how much gougers got after hurricane Andrew? A
13-cent bullet behind the ear." His friend laughed, and I smiled when I
I got a phone call from Wez, and she's doing fine, thank goodness, even has
running water. nice to hear a friendly voice. she still has no power.
benefits of all the downed palms... free coconuts! finally, a use for my
machete unrelated to home security!
10/25/05 - 7:24 pm
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