It’s been a sad day and also a glorious day here at ye olde American Digest. As we move into the Christmas season it seems strange to me that this page, started in the wake of 9/11, and having moved to Laguna Beach, then to Seattle, then to Paradise, and now in Chico California has been updated, pretty much daily, for twenty years. In that time I’ve had, as have we all, some loses and some gains — with Jewel being this year’s loss.
On days such as this I ask myself why I do this, something that takes so much of whatever time I may have left. I honestly don’t know why. Maybe it is simply my way of picking up my strange cross and following. Where to? Well it’s all right, we’re going to the end of the line. And then?