The great equalizer

Listening to: “Shankill Butchers” – The Decemberists

As much as I respect Colin Meloy’s right to have a nervous breakdown, couldn’t he have waited till after their Boston gig? I had those tickets for 3 months….

Lord, I’m heartless.

But I digress. I was going to say something about something being a great equalizer.

Oh yes——wait. I forgot.

Something about inertia.

Fuck it.

Ehhrmm….literary quote to the rescue!

“Foreign places yield more to one who is himself worth meeting.” ~ Beowulf (Seamus Heaney transl.)

Tomorrow, I’m interviewing the director of the Moscow Cats Theatre for the Herald. Yes, I really mean a circus. With cats. From Russia. Doing tricks. He apparently looks something like this:

*Braces self*