The Jesusita Fire
Locals in my hood are expected to greet each other, especially on the weekend with,
Well, for the last two days, Paradise has hosted a visit from hell. Hellacious, 50-knot winds bearing a firestorm.
Ho-Hum... Another day in paradise.
Some call it a flaming dagger aimed at the heart of the city.
Too much for this old man: check the boat, knock down a few Coronas with friends in the harbor, and locate a couple of serviceable flashlights in the house, before crawling onto the bed and watching Mannywood and the Dodgers. Let my Dobie do what she does best: answering the door.