Saturday, February 06, 2010

marshmallow road


Though the returns are early, in starfish and waffles land, spring has sprung. Or at least that's what the editor declared on February 3, the real Groundhog Day. Edmonton, Canada. (2010).

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Wednesday night, 8pm. We're still stuck at the office, so for our supper break, we're eating McDonald's takeout in an empty cubicle. Somehow, life should be better than this.

"Somehow, life should be better than this," I say, not looking up from my southwest chicken sandwich.

"Yeah, I know," Kim agrees, between munching on her fries.

She smiles.

I smile back.

Well, at least this is a nice moment.