“She was not a slowpoke grownup. She was a girl who could not wait. Life was so interesting she had to find out what happened next.” ― Beverly Cleary, Ramona the Pest
My face when the driver of the golf cart asks if I want ride with the bride and groom 😎
She is intensely human, and lives to look upon life. Rudyard Kipling
But the thing about remembering is that you don't forget. Tim O'Brien, The Things They Carried -- On the P-3 we had a rudimentary missile warning system that was originally designed for low flying helicopters. The high tech bug eye cameras positioned around the aircraft were worthless at altitude where the reflection of the moon could trigger a missile launch warning in the cockpit. In typical P-3 fashion, we would station observers at the windows on a rotating basis, their sole job to keep an eye out for the telltale flash of a surface to air missile launch and call for a countermeasure release. A man could become well aquainted with his soul staring off into the endless brown of the African landscape, or watching thousands of campfires below in the blackest of nights.
Why did you do all this for me?' he asked. 'I don't deserve it. I've never done anything for you.' 'You have been my friend,' replied Charlotte. 'That in itself is a tremendous thing. E.B. White, Charlotte's Web