"At peace, if still slightly annoyed"
--from a Newsweek interview with Chrissie Hynde
Sunday, November 25, 2007
In medias res
I'm driving east on 80th Street, and on the patchy lawn next to the curb I see a huge seagull, pecking determinedly at what appears to be an entire pie, still in its plastic-domed container from the supermarket bakery...and man do I want to know the beginning of that story, never mind its eventual ending.