Booking Through Thursday
No, not THAT kind of R.I.P.
Reading. In. Public.
Do you do it? Why or why not?
I read at the public service desk at the library when I'm between patrons. I always bring a book to read at doctor's office's, or at the vet's, or at a restaurant when I'm waiting for a carry-out order, or on an airplane or the treadmill at the gym. Sometimes I wish I could take public transportation so that I would have more built-in time each day to read, but alas, there is no bus or mass transit where I live, and I live only a couple miles from the library, anyway. I'm lucky to hear a couple songs in toto on my drive in to work.
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