Normally xmas lights right after Thanksgiving drive me crazy, but not so tonight, driving back from a lovely Austin Film Society (AFS) anime screening at the Alamo Draughthouse Downtown. Simple lights strung low across each intersection, the Lone Star star the perfect decoration. That glorious capital building ... however humbling what goes on inside.
People keep asking, "So, you're settling there? You're really staying? You like it there?"
The answer is, "Yes."