The surprise at being suddenly senior | Chuck's World
Last updated 7/8/2020 at 12:25pm
I was wandering around the edges of a luncheon that was winding down, looking for a job to do or else a stray cupcake I could swipe. We were loaded with cupcakes that day.
I’m not one of those people who look back on the past year through COVID-colored lenses. I’m a social person but a solitary man, and while I miss picnics and parties, where I can dip in and out of socialization, life now isn’t all that different.
But this was a fun event, in late January, mostly because, as I said, there were cupcakes.
And then I felt the buzzing from my pocket, and I pulled my phone out to read t...