If you ever see this tiny wind whipped tree on your forecast, tie down everything in sight. GALES! Last night I thought our little rental house was going to get pushed down the beach. The wind was so bad it split the leaves on our bird of paradise, and took a passel of the neighbor’s shingles off their house and dumped them in my yard. Then in the midst of the fiercest wind and rain, the little dog had to go out and pee. I carried an umbrella for her highness into the back yard, slogging up to my ankles in standing rain water.
And today I took my first bus ride. The bus service here is SamTrans, not AC Transit and HOLY MOLY! The bus was pristine. Some rider was using his cell phone and 2 old ladies gave him the e-vile eye until he hung up. Can you believe that? Toto, we’re not in Oakland any more.
And we got our paper today – the Pacifica Tribune. They have a Police Beat column. Here’s a snippet: “SEA BOWL was the site of a vehicle break-in that reportedly happened overnight Feb. 3. Someone pried the rear sliding window of a truck and stole some gloves.