“If I could write that way, I'd be lunching at the Algonquin.”
I am a senior software-development engineer at the University of Chicago, having long since retired from the law.
I am honest and self-aware.
I’ve lost a hundred pounds from my peak, eaten more vegetables, taken up bicycling to work, consider two miles “walking distance.”
At a singles event a couple of days ago, the icebreaker was to hand around sheets in which you fill in what you were doing in this or that year. I wrote for 2010:
Thanksgiving at TGI Fridays.