I was on the patio of Conte’s Bike Shop (Q Street) on Monday evening using their bike pump when I coughed a little, before reflexively apologizing to the beautiful girl who was nearby (clear glasses, cornflower blue skirt, light blonde hair). We talked (briefly) about how we’re both vaccinated, so maybe everything is okay now (or maybe it’s not). I think there was a spark, but then again, I haven’t spoken to a stranger in like a year, so….
Coda: yesterday my bike was stolen around Dupont,
so Lady in Blue, if you are reading this, I am sorry, but we can’t go biking on our first date. And if anyone sees a teal blue “Wheeler” mountain bike around Connecticut Ave, please also write because it would be really nice to have either a bike or a girlfriend in my life again! (Although not necessarily in that order.)
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Yesterday there were 59,563 total positives. explore all the official D.C. data here From the Mayor’s Office: “The District’s reported data for September 20, 2021 includes 149 new positive coronavirus…
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photo by Ian Livingstone Ed. Note: If this is you, please email [email protected] so I can put you in touch with OP. For those curious about past missed connections, some…
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