I don’t know if any of you have been following along after the career of Joe Arpaio, the meanest sheriff in the US. He’s actually a full-bore sociopath, from what I can gather, whose office and cadre of patriotic meanies have been abusive towards pretty much anybody they could abuse while they had their guns strapped on. The ACLU has had at least three motions in play at any given time against him for the last five years. Here’s a timeline of his reign of terror, and I fail to see how you could call it anything else. One that reaches into 2009 is here.
If ever there was a reason to distrust democracy, it’s in his person. He’s been re-elected five times.
Anyway, a whole slew of emails which were supposed to have disappeared, to his advantage, have reappeared. Now things will get interesting.
I’m recollecting several times a day the choir singing in church on Sunday. It was so good I cried. Marcy told me after church she could see me grinning in the back as she addressed us… and well I know that feeling of what it is like to see a friendly face up there.
I am doing a lot better, although I wish the weather would decide it’s spring. There are skunk cabbages in Lynn Valley now, so it is officially spring by my standards.