me, the best part of this story takes place the next day.
night the mood was lonely and I wrote about a lonely ride.
next day the telephone rings in the middle of the afternoon. A 5
foot 10 brown-eyed beauty (Sandra Bullock look-a-like) is on the
800 number lets her call at her fancy and she needs to share the
moment. She was calling from a campus pay phone thousands of miles
DAD" Hey bean, how ya doin? GREAT, YOU WON'T BELIEVE WHAT WE DID
LAST NIGHT (she and boyfriend)
and I went out to a big hill off campus and sat and watched the
meteors. It was so cool; you could see them change colors as they
burned across the sky.
could hear the thrill in her voice.
TONIGHT WE ARE GOING BACK!
guess it's one of the few things in life I could ask for, to pass
on to a child the ability to stop and watch meteors in the night