If the author’s wife thought that the odd things that happened to her husband would stop after he retired, she was mistaken. Dave tries to help the neighbour whose son had left his car window down in the rain.
Not ‘a’ story really, but several smallish and related stories about the author and his lifelong relationships with a parade of barbers and stylists – and the reason he often sported only half a beard.
New to the school for the Arts, I encounter a single student in the school, late at night, playing her violin in the foyer because of the perfect acoustics and the chance to hear herself play with no one else around.
I’m asked by a student’s mother and the police to search her son’s locker. I’d say, “You’ll never guess what I found.” but that would be an understatement. I may be the only principal in history to find what I found that day.
The expression “kids these days” is usually meant as an insult of the younger generation. While there may sometimes be some validity to the insult, it’s also true that, almost always, the younger generation grows up to become fine adults.