Tag: #accidents

The Risks We Like To Take

With every passing day, the chances that I will die continue to approach certainty. It’s a slow approach to that 100% chance, but it’s happening. All I can do is slow down that acceleration to oblivion (and beyond?) by doing certain things and not doing others. For example, I have to go for a jog/swim/run/bike ride more often, eat more…

“You’re Welcome”

As I went to get into my car and away from the accident scene, one of the police officers who responded shook my hand and thanked me for helping out. A woman who also came to the aid of the victims thanked me as well. “We need more people like you,” she said. The cop said something similar. For the…

The incident in front of Hopkins

I was driving home yesterday after a long day at school. It was my birthday, and I wanted to get home to my wife and a downloaded copy of “Sherlock“. Because I had school the next day, we decided not to go out, staying in instead and watching the show while eating some Chipotle. The plan was good. I was…