Let's see, now. Elon Musk just sent his sports car into space. He said it was a ballast for his rocket. A concrete ballast is so boring! Now Donald Trump wants a military parade bigger than France's. And the stock market has been bouncing around like a yo-yo. Is anyone with any sense still in charge?
I think it was e.e. cummings who said, "listen, there's a helluva good universe next door. Let's go."
I think Mr. Cummings had the right idea.
Corvallis (Feb. 7)