Last spring in the warmth I finish talking to my friend, a gardener, and he speaks of his engagement with non-cycling endeavors and inability to ride the bike for hours. Hanging up the phone I am perplexed. How can this be?
But now after the third and final day of the atrial fibrillation symposium I am understanding, maybe somewhat. There is a a grand rounds to do in 2 weeks, a blog to write and now a piece for a journal. Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian is difficult to put down.
Geriatricians say it is good to keep the brain revving and perhaps I understand. Three days of learning is good for this and it is raining and 40 degrees and January and so I will keep typing and reading and learning.
I know, all your smart people already know these simplicities but we each discover at different velocities and discovery is fun – like a new trail or how to bunny-hop a barrier.
Can an adult go to college? I wish.