On “taming”

“You were wild once here. Don’t let them tame you.” — Isadora Duncan

I was out of half & half this morning so at 6am tried to figure out what would be open. Once I settled on a store that wasn’t too close, but close enough, I sent a text to my sleeping daughter in the off chance she woke while I was out and worried: Ran out for cream. Back in a few minutes. Love you.

Leaving the neighborhood, a cardinal was standing in the center of the road and quite…