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Heckler4Truth - Sat Sep 17 2011

07:44 PM #
Saturday night. Time for solitary study. (Sad? I once would have worried about that. No longer.)

07:47 PM #
Tonight's close text reading: the Declaration of Independence.

07:48 PM #
A blunt, to-the-point, watering-the-tree-of-liberty-with-blood-etc. MASTERPIECE. Even with the weird capitalizations, funny f and s stuff.

07:50 PM #
Independence Day is my favorite holiday: the quintessential American celebration. It reminds me what a dewey-eyed patriot I really am.

07:52 PM #
To the best of my recollection, I've never been invited to a 4th of July barbecue of any kind, but the thought that people are out there

07:53 PM #
relaxing and running around together in true freedom is such a tonic.

07:54 PM #
Of course i'd love to be invited sometime, but my path prevents acceptance into polite society. I get it.

07:54 PM #
That's something I resigned myself to long ago, but sometimes...

07:56 PM #
Sometimes I think it would be good to connect with others more, in traditional human ways, lest isolation make me a thorough freak.

07:59 PM #
Meanwhile, there's Blinky, and his 7000-decibel TV blaring the sound of whole armies being blowtorched (or whatever). He's what I get.

07:59 PM #
But Gwynne... that was REAL.