The last time I was in Charleston, S.C. I was 16 and coming to interview at The Citadel. Dressed to the nines and ready to impress, I walked up to the Admissions Office and seeing a woman at a desk politely said, "I'm Joshua Lawton. I'm here for an interview." After looking through her calendar she said, "No you're not, because your interview was yesterday."
My wife and I hold on to each other, because in this deluge of pain and sorrow we are both grasping for a rock to steady us, a rock that will keep us from drowning.
There is no better place in America than Texas to experience the vicissitudes of life. It was once said that Texas is paradise for men and dogs and hell for women and horses.