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Too Much of a Good Thing

It was raining like a son-of-a-gun, so much so that it made me long for the usual horrible San Francisco parking and traffic. Driving around the Marina, in the downpour, looking for a parking place for the holiday party at … Continue reading

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Park Free or Die

  In Keene New Hampshire a bunch of “Robin Hooders” follow around the two female meter maids, video-taping their whereabouts, hurling verbal insults, and using walkie talkies to keep up on where they are, and slipping dimes into expired meters. … Continue reading

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Something new every day

How do you park? I’ve seen people who are impolite enough to use two parking spaces, but three? This big truck used three parking places. Totally true. Truly. In a pay parking lot. Suppose he did not pay 3x the … Continue reading

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Proof Positive…I know how to put quarters in a meter

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Practical Parking….Very Vespa

I have a secret weapon in our Monday afternoon Scrabble game. No blank tiles up my sleeve or photographic memory of anagrams. What I do have is a snazzy mint green Vespa—and matching helmet—that allows me to sneak in at … Continue reading

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