The Scraps Are the Best Part
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Is this the penis of America? You decide.
I think it had been my first time out of state since I had graduated from college and it was for my then future-husband's dad's funeral in Ohio. Selfishly, I was happy to be in another state, away from the struggle to get a job during the recession.
As we drove from the airport to Oxford; passing strip malls that look the same everywhere, I could've told you I was in Colorado.
"Oh no!" I thought, "is culture disappearing everywhere? What is the geographic cure and will that treatment be available when I have enough money to relocate?"
That poverty and fear may be a cultural attitude.