Milk Walk

I’m out of food at my house. Well, almost out of food. I have a few scraps of things here and there. But I didn’t want to stop at the grocery store on my way home from work last night. I just wanted to get home and be done.

Then I ran out of milk.

I decided I wouldn’t go back out and drive to the store. I would go out and walk to the ABC convenience store right next to my condo complex and buy a jug of milk and walk back.

I went out right at sunset and got home after dark. It was a pleasant walk. I met other walkers along the way. I should walk more.

My new phone takes way better pictures in the dark than my old one did.
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2 Responses to Milk Walk

  1. Lauren says:

    That is a very idyllic scene, and you are right about the camera quality. Holy cow!

    I admire your walking to get the milk. Last week I decided to walk to work one day a week, then this week got icy. We’ll see if that goal lasts two weeks. 🙂

  2. Debbie says:

    You probably walked off a couple of pieces of candy! “See” how that works. Good for you to walk to the store! I’m sure it’s safer there than in Baltimore too. Walk on!

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I never just eat one piece. I always eat four or five. Ugh. So bad for me! Hopefully they’ll be gone soon. At the rate I’m going, they will be. Heh

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The new one is on the left.

I like them. They’re the same, but different. It seems fancy 🙂

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