The Reverse Irish Goodbye

I've mentioned the Irish goodbye a few times, which is a slang phrase that refers to a person ducking out of a party, social gathering, or very bad date without bidding farewell. I am a big fan of the Irish goodbye, and have used it on several occasions. And in recent years it has become … Continue reading The Reverse Irish Goodbye

I’m a Big Boy Now

Four weeks ago, I broke both my wrists. A week later, I had surgery on both of them. Last week, I started physical therapy. And today, for the first time in four weeks, I was able to get completely dressed all by myself. My wife, a pre-k teacher, quickly put an end to my bragging … Continue reading I’m a Big Boy Now