An Aside

If I was only allowed…

  • One cuisine: Persian
  • One author: Ursula K. Le Guin
  • One genre of music: Industrial
  • One TV show: Nova
  • One place: waterside
  • One season: Fall
  • One city: Burlington, VT
  • One game: Hanabi
  • One book of the Bible: Luke
  • One movie: 12 Monkeys

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🔍 Took another kayak on the creek. Can’t get too far in either direction with the current water level, but confirmed we have tons of crawdads and mussels. Saw a cool huge turtle shell.

Also figured out the sneks (common watersnakes) like to hang out on the beech & sycamore roots.

Reflecting on this today. 🕊

📑 Sunday Quote 🕊

This game is gonna be up there with the Snow Clasico in terms of memorable and surreal #USMNT games ⚽️

Explainer: this was a CONCACAF Nations League game, where USA are defending champs. They were playing El Salvador, who had not beat the USA since 1992. It was a messy and clumsy and chaotic game due to the field being terribly muddy. El Salvador scored first and was up. USA got a bad red card. Then El Salvador got one for at attack that ended in a long muddy slip’n’slide. USA drew the game in overtime.