"It is a symbol of Irish art. The cracked lookingglass of a servant." -- James Joyce
Small Town Living
I'm back in the US, where I'll be spending the bulk of the summer in Milford, Pennsylvania. Small town living has its nice aspects -- strangers talk to you, cars stop to let you cross the street -- and its downsides. The local paper yesterday published an interview with someone who was accused of doing drugs in his house! Can you imagine a reporter from the NY Times showing up on your doorstep, asking, "We've heard you occasionally smoke pot: Anything to say for yourself?"