The auto mechanic asks me, “metric?” I think a second. “I believe it is, yeah.” Sort of a weird question. I mean, most of the bolts are metric, but I think some of the other hardware is English.

No, he was talking about the make of the vehicle. It’s a Toyota Matrix. MATRIX.

Getting things done

My marital partner has a concise and specific way of getting to the heart of the matter.  She can see through the noise and distractions of my life in such a way that often escapes me.  This is one of the many reasons why I’m a better me with her than without.  Take for instance her perceptive take on helping me get things done.

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