"I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use -- silence, exile, and cunning." -- James Joyce
A Semi-Regular Sight in My Hood
A full US mail cart, sitting unattended in the middle of the sidewalk:
Where's the mail carrier? At a bar down the street? Getting his Christmas tip from the owner of the house nearby? In any case that cart sat unattended at leastthe whole time I was writing this post.