On plane flying east

“Love All, Trust Few, Do Wrong to No One…”

On the plane back to New York. Was this trip a bit of an extravagance? Yes. Was it “worth it?” I’d say so.

On plane flying east
Flying East

Sunday October 23, 2016

Did it have a sufficient degree of abandon, decadence and “lost weekend”-ness? Surely. And is it time to get back to work? Absolutely. I want to get my videos done, so I can move on to the next phases of school. I’m a bit scared that I won’t be able to accomplish everything I want and need to do in school, so I have to be diligent.

Man's jacket: "Love All, Trust Few, Do Wrong to No One..."
“Love All, Trust Few, Do Wrong to No One…”

I saw a man with interesting attire on the bus, in San Francisco. He wore a white satin-looking jacket emblazoned on the back with the phrase, “Love All, Trust Few, Do Wrong to No One.” In some ways, that sums up my attitude towards others. I most certainly TRY to live by the Golden Rule of treating others as I would like to be treated. I hope that I can continue that in the face of not always being treated respectfully or thoughtfully, at the least.

View of Twin Peaks from the Castro, San Francisco
View of Twin Peaks from the Castro, San Francisco
Haight Street, San Francisco
Haight Street, San Francisco
Amoeba Records, San Francisco
Amoeba Records, San Francisco
Amoeba Records, San Francisco
Amoeba Records, San Francisco: Also known as my Crack House

I arrived on time into Newark airport at around 3 pm, which means that I got home around 5 pm, after traveling through the baggage claim, air train to New Jersey Transit, and then waiting for a commuter train into Pennsylvania Station. I made a reservation at one of my favorite nicer restaurants in Chelsea, called Cookshop. After a nice dinner I walked home on the High Line and had every intention of going to bed early. That’s when my decadent spirit got back into me.

Burger at Grubstake Diner, San Francisco
Burger at Grubstake Diner, San Francisco
Grubstake Diner, San Francisco
Grubstake Diner, San Francisco
The Inn on Broadway, San Francisco
The Inn on Broadway, San Francisco

 

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