"A banker is a fellow who lends his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain."
— Mark Twain (1835-1910) Attributed
The Quote of the Day (from Liz Claiborne), plus other bits and pieces from my life in the North East of the United States. (I'm also a big fan of the PRI radio program This American Life.) Letters, emails, musing, and other sundry items from the attic of my PC's hard drive (all names have been changed).