Archive for July, 2009
July 31st, 2009 Posted 10:07 am
Suzie came over. She’s a reporter for the Valley Tribune. Bernie likes her and so do I. She smells great. We sat out on the patio. “Think Chet would like a rawhide chew toy?” she said, reaching into her bag.
“You can bet the ranch,” Bernie said.
Ranch? Suzie had a ranch? News to me. But then out came the chew toy and I got pretty busy for a while.
“Making any headway on the Greed case?” Suzie said, or something like that.
“Maybe a little,” Bernie said. “It started a long time ago with a coverup.”
“Coverup of what?” said Suzie.
“A killing,” Bernie said. “An accidental killing, but a killing just the same.”
“Who got killed?”
“Still working on that,” Bernie said. “But the killers were Louis B. Mayer and Erich von Stroheim.”
July 30th, 2009 Posted 1:42 pm
“What’s happening to us?” Bernie says. “We’ve fallen into a stupor.” Stupor – a new one on me, but if it means feeling pretty good, nice and relaxed in the shade, then I’m in a stupor.
Tomorrow – back to whatever it was.
July 29th, 2009 Posted 2:12 pm
Today got completely away from us, Bernie says. Does that ever happen to you? Anyway, whatever I promised yesterday will be tomorrow, which is pretty confusing.
July 28th, 2009 Posted 8:02 am
Right now I’m having a good stretch. And maybe a yawn. Otherwise – no plans.
Tomorrow: Bernie and Suzie sit down to discuss where we are with the Greed case. Good thing, too – I’m actually having trouble remembering who the client is.