My cousin again in rural Illinois, the place I grew up and the place most of my household nonetheless lives, despatched me a pleasant word over Fb the opposite day. She noticed I had a novel popping out and informed me she was pleased with me and couldn’t wait to learn it. I thanked her and mentioned I’d like to catch lunch the subsequent time I’m on the town. She mentioned that may be good.
Then she added: “And no politics … I promise!”
I promised as nicely. We’re going to do our greatest to honor that promise. However it’s getting more durable….