October 20th, 2018


Poem for Saturday and Renaissance Joust

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I read the news Friday morning, got very cranky, and decided to go for a walk before I got crankier, since apparently we now live in an America where in addition to all the other outrages it's all right to stop the elderly from voting, slaughter of endangered arctic wolves, and ignore the murder and dismemberment of journalists as long as we're selling lots of weapons. It was a gorgeous cool day and I did a Shinx raid in the woods.

We had dinner with my parents, then came home for Blindspot (what are you DOING Zapata, and Kurt you cannot be this stupid), and now we're watching the Dodgers-Brewers game in which L.A. is looking like they actually want to play a seventh game. From the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, some photos of the mid-afternoon joust, attended by the Kings of England and France and featuring games of skill plus, what else, a brawl at the end:

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