Kistaro Windrider, Reptillian Situation Assessor (kistaro) wrote,
Kistaro Windrider, Reptillian Situation Assessor
kistaro

Hello, etc.

First thing's first...

Happy birthday frameacloud



Anyway, some of you may be wondering where I've been over the weekend.

I went to Indiana for Christmas for that side of the family; LJ was down when I left, so I never got a chance to say "bye." Oops.

And double apologies to nauta, to whom I said over AIM that I would be back Sunday. Change of plans...

The trip was mostly uneventful, except for the gift exchange and the return home.

Okay, I lied. The gift exchange wasn't really eventful either. This year it was sort of a "Secret Santa" thing.

Linda drew my name.

Hence I wasn't too surprised when the $25.00 gift turned out to be a $5.00 valueware CD from a company I explicitly said I didn't want software from because they suck. Go figure. At least Pat & Pam (the identical twins) chose to get me something anyway- a Rook deck! "Rook" is rather a Blackburn family tradition, and I'm glad to have a deck of my own for it.

On the trip back home, near Vandalia, my mother had to call 911 from my cell phone.

There was this HUGE fire in a junkyard by the highway, in the middle of an industrial park surrounded by tanks of who-knows-what. And nobody fighting it.

Apparently, we were first to report it.

That fire was hugely out of control. There is no way nobody else saw it. But nobody reported.

I guess everybody figured someone else would say something.
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