she said, coming over from the terminal.
- Can I borrow your library card?
- Didn't you just check out your books?
- It won't let me check out anymore because It says I have too many checked out already, and I just have a few more...
- How many do you have checked out right now?
I asked reasonably.
- Here's my card.
There are things we will always make sure our children have plenty of. The top of the list would be books, art supplies, music, and love. After that, I guess that food and a warm place to sleep would be on there.
Public libraries. So, so wonderful and necessary.