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Ghosts In The Machine

As we go through another phase of our lives we find ourselves searching for a new family car.  The ol' Dodge Grand Caravan has paid it's dues, taken us on many trips, and is now ready to retire.  It didn't ask us if we were ready for it to go, the little weasel. If it had I would have said, 'That doesn't work for me.'  But alas, I'm not able to use my Oprah wisdom on machinery.  So on we go, in search of a free car. ;->

Currently we've found another Caravan and it's clean and all (no dog hair, yet) but my heart just isn't in it.  It's the same year as our broken van yet it has crank windows, no head rests for the passengers in the back and only 3 doors.  This is a van remember, 3 doors is a bit inconvenient.  But I'm thinking, beggars can't be choosers so I'll move on.

We were given the incredible, generous option of driving this car for the weekend to see if it would work for us and while I was driving this car home I turned on the radio.  When I tuned into my favorite station what song should be playing?  The Rolling Stones "You Can't Always Get What You Want".

I kid you not.

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