Around 1910 socialized medicine was discussed among scholars in leading American universities. It’s not a new concept. Why we continue to proudly march back through the decades - rational people can’t help but wonder. Massachusetts deserves better. We all deserve better. You might be in the right hand of God but those not so blessed need some help staying alive.
It's not oil country to a somnambulist.
Dreams of a grassy Dallas, half covered with snow and oil rigs loitering in the backdrop. Represented independently they all have a self-containing aura about them that keeps their pollutants out of the royal blue, ethereally deadly sky. Three hours driving back to Jersey should be no problem at all.
Drive Into Springtime.
The pungent perfume emanating from her neck brought me back to this sprightly little scene last May, where the vernal dampness in the air could be felt through the crack in my window, and we drove on past trucks and trailers to a winding, cleverly ululating trail up a mountain right on the border of this white collar protectorate. Above us, through the labyrinth of oaks and adolescent weeds there...