I thought I could go
around,” explains traffic-scoff
to diligent cop.
*(Big black SUV pickemup truck, too-dark to see in windows and the Sanford City Cop “lights ‘Em Up” before he can know he has stopped a young “black” man with passenger possibly female – I was walking opposite too quickly to note more – and minutes later, rather than a simple warning I see from three, four blocks past in my dowtownward route the lightbar still active and the two vehicles still parked alongside Laurel Avenue at the base of the low, gentle shadetree-lined hill, one of my favorite routes to the library of a Saturday morning. Good on you, copper!”