Meaning

Dinner. Half-familiar faces sit around a large table in an endless room. There’s plenty of space around us but we silently crave more. The food is so light it floats from the plate, and so good I try to keep each bit from escaping. A bottle falls slowly to the ground and bounces but doesn’t [...]

Emotion

At around 11:30am yesterday, I mentioned to The Captain that I was worried that it was going to be very dusty in there. There, of course, being FedEx Field. We stood in the parking lot surrounded by tailgaters, many clad in burgundy or white Redskins jerseys, most of those bearing the number 21. Eventually we [...]