Longing for authenticity, even if it's fake
January 11, 2021
The older I get, the more I am turning into my father.
You see, the world makes less sense to me every day. My fellow man puzzles me more every day.
I cite exhibit A: crappy stone walls. I know a woman who recently paid $10,000 to have a stone retaining wall built along her driveway.
Now I used to be a stonemason – I rebuilt close to 200 such walls during my college years – and I was shocke...