Hanh mitakuyapi! The ND Legislative Session is on, now, and since Inauguration Day I'm convinced I've seen the White Rabbit whiz by several times. On its way to the mirror, no doubt. I've thought at times I might have to consider changing my name to Alice, but so far, I've managed to avoid serious contemplation of the issue.
For example, on Inauguration Day, even knowing that the current governor & his wife, Jack & Betsy Dalrymple, are N-N-N-Nervous about me ("because you have Such Big Enemies, Carel!; and we have to think of Jack's political career!", according to Betsy)... when I got up to the Line, it was easy to see that both Jack & Betsy had been thinking hard how to greet me.
Jack sucked a big breath, smiled a Winning Smile, & stuck out his hand & greeted me warmly (this time. Remember, back in 2005, when he was still the Lt.... Read More