It’s Worse Than Going Hungry to the Grocery Store
Current mood: artistic
Category: Art and Photography
I ever go get groceries, get there and realize that I've got a growly
tummy - it's dangerous. There's no telling what might 'just
happen to fall' into the cart. But there, you can stop at the
bulk nuts bins, write up an ounce of almonds, scarf 'em down, and be
satiated for a little bit until you get home to cook something
It doesn't work that way at the electronics
store! You can't just much on a little memory card to keep your
eyes from getting big looking at the new hi-res monitors.
out yesterday with a specific mission. I need to replace my old
digital camera. I needed a camera to use yesterday afternoon (to
look at a possible new house - stay tuned). One store had an
older Kodak model on clearance, exactly what I wanted, for only
Oh, but "clearance" means "we're only keep one
per store per week in stock to get you in the door". And I didn't
get it. But... I still need a camera.
So, it's over to
another store. Nothing similar in that price range, but hey
there's a sexy new model - better features and more compact.
Sure, it's $300, but... but...
Ok. I got me a shiny new toy.
one model newer than this one
[big-ish lens (f 2.8!), super zoom, full-auto to full-program, pop-up flash, still pocketable]
- I misused a word the other day. I used the word "bohemian" in a
derogatory manner, calling less-productive city folk "bohemian
spongers". Using the definitions here, that was misdirected.
actually meant to include *all* urbanites, those who profess a perverse
desire to huddle together in noisy masses, avoiding things like
material production while reveling in their angst over wondering if
they're urbane enough. Blech. Poor sods.
Queen - Greatest Hits, Vols. 1 &2
Release date: By 1995-11-14
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