Day: October 6, 2017

The Bell…


The bell. You know the one. The one tolling. As in, “For whom it tolls. ” It’s tolling for us. In Southeastern Louisiana. I actually have been out and about a little. I went to one of my favorite places. An old train yard. Where there really are old trains. As in the one in the background. An old standard passenger car. This one is a baggage car. Look at that day. Bright. White puffy clouds. What you can’t know from the picture is that we have entered the “perfect weather” season. Temperatures in the very low eighties, with a slight breeze and low humidity. This is the weather that keeps a lot of us here. But, there is that bell. Tolling away. It’s our turn now. There have been hurricanes all around us. Texas. Florida. The Caribbean. Cuba. Puerto Rico. We have been counting our lucky stars. Praising The Lord. Singing hallelujah. Now comes Hurricane Nate. A tropical storm that has already hit the Yucatan Peninsula and is speeding through The Gulf of Mexico. Currently, …