As Saturday rolled around, Mother Nature had a mischievous smile on her face when she brought us a relentless downpour most of the day. For those of you who have been enduring polar vortexes all winter, this doesn't sound like much. But the terrain in our quaint little town brings most things to a halt when we have rains like this.
What is the quote? "Man makes plans and God laughs." (Thank you, Michael Chabon.) That was how we felt when we ventured out dressed in our concert finery only to find the road impassable.
Well not to worry. There's another way out by driving a little distance. Yep. Impassable.
So we did what anyone would do. We went home and I beaded for another hour. In that amount of time, the water had subsided enough that we could get through and on our merry way, and we made it to the concert with 15 minutes to spare. And since we weren't early, we didn't have any time to lose our money on the casino floor.
Here's proof -- not such a great picture but this was the moment when good ole George was singing "Bad to the Bone."
|George Thorogood and The Destroyers|
I guess the adage is when all else fails, just bead.
Let's check out some of these other wide angles to see what the week brought to our bloggy community: