I’m in Chicago for a conference, so we’re planning a meetup at:
400 N. State St.
I’ll probably get there between 6:30 and 7. Who else is coming?
“There is a possibility that I might perhaps owe you an apology,” said Duncan.
“Okay,” said Tucker. “And when will you know for sure?”
- Juliet Naked by Nick Hornby
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I’ll be there.
I wanted, I think, to acknowledge Luck: the chance of it, the benevolence of it in my life, and the brutality of it in the lives of others; made especially savage for children because they may not be allowed the good fortune of a lifetime to correct it. - Paul Newman, on why he created the Hole in the Wall Camp.
I won’t be able to make it, I’m afraid—I have my Beatles Ensemble that night. Sorry!
Unfortunately, I will not be able to make it. I waited until the last minute to respond, as I wanted to be sure I couldn’t reorganize my time. Hopefully next time will work.
“Alcohol makes you feel better and then makes you feel worse and then remorselessly very bad indeed, but then alcohol will make you feel better again. It is the cure for the dog that bit you, and how easily you forget it is also the dog.” - Roger Ebert
“Alcohol is necessary for a man so that now and then he can have a good opinion of himself, undisturbed by the facts.” - Finley Dunne