“This isn’t Sparta!” (a.k.a. The Book Sale)

Early morning in the city, I sighed.  Is there anything better?  A time for quiet contemplation; a meditation on stillness. Birds chirping and leaves rustling.  Sidewalks sparsely populated by dogs and the humans they tethered.  Passing the library, a queue of people caught my attention.  How curious.  Lineups were the norm before doors opened, but …

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Oh, for the Love of Literature!

Stopping in at the library I breeze past the trolleys, trolleys and more trolleys of books for sale and return one item due today, then pick up two more. On my way out I glance at the books for sale...I don't need any of the offerings and I've probably read everything I'd be interested in anyway.  A couple …

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