Friday, August 21, 2009

Eight Things, and Random Pics

8 things I am looking forward to:
- Retirement
- Seeing my sisters again
- Shelley getting better (She’s sick right now)
- Seeing my kids again
- When I figure out what the hell I want to do for the rest of my life
- My coffee this morning
- Seeing my soon-to-be ex-wife find happiness and succeed in life
- Moving on to the next 8 things

8 things I did yesterday:
- Woke up
- Drank coffee
- Brushed teeth
- Showered
- Drove to the hospital
- Removed Shelley from hospital
- Put Shelley to bed
- Had cocktails

8 things I wish I could do:
- Play wicked blues guitar
- Start a blues band (I play blues harmonica)
- Stop all the hating in the world
- Open a successful restaurant
- Bring my mom back
- Live in California between Malibu and San Francisco on the coast
- Be on my feet all day without my back or knees hurting
- Read minds

8 shows I watch:
- Jeopardy
- The Closer
- Law and Order
- Law and Order, Criminal Intent
- Entourage
- Hung
- Rachel Maddow
- McNeil News Hour

8 favorite fruits:
- Grapefruit
- Fresh oranges
- Strawberries
- Kiwi
- Papaya, with a little fresh lemon juice squeezed on it
- Fresh peaches
- Bananas
- Raspberries

8 places I'd like to travel:
- Jamaica (again)
- Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula (again)
- Langtry, Texas
- Phoenix, with my kids
- New Orleans with my son
- Italy or Spain with Shelley
- California with my kids (again)
- Long drive up Highway 1 in California (again)

8 places I've lived:
- California
- Arizona
- New Jersey
- Massachusetts
- Florida
- Louisiana
- Nevada
- Texas


Joker_SATX said...

Carlos, Good post!

Sorry to hear that Shelley is Sick. Please let her know that my prayers for a speedy recovery are with her.

TC said...

Both of those cat pics are cool!

Highway 1 is so great to drive.

Hope Shelley is doing better!