Recently, I went out with my dad to practice for my driver’s license test. While attempting to parallel park, I saw a car waiting behind me. I pulled into the spot, doing a very poor parking job and feeling bad for holding up the man behind me. To my surprise, the driver moved forward, stopped next to my car, and applauded.
His luck changes
Recently on Centre Street in Jamaica Plain, I noticed one of the familiar spare-change solicitors ambling along. He paused at a trash can, reached in, and withdrew what appeared to be a used lottery scratch ticket. He strode into the nearby
Mark N. Angney/Jamaica Plain
After I explained a typewriter to my 9-year-old daughter, Nicole, she said, “It’s just like a computer, but easier!” Now she wants me to get her one.
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