NOTICED! Part 20: On the Road Again

The autobiography of a woman; by Waldorfia

Before I knew it we were in his bright red F430 Ferrari convertible. Jason had the headlights on before we reached the car. They were slanted like cat eyes. The engine compartment panel behind the seats was transparent to expose the monster that propelled the Ferrari. The individual roll bars behind each seat drew attention to the person sitting there.

I liked that.

The engine purred its way out of the parking lot. Once we reached the street it roared and leapt like a cougar. It appeared to find its own way from the streets to the highway and then on to the Pennsylvania Turnpike.

It was a beautiful warm evening. To top it off, the evening was still young. I could feel my blond hair trailing behind me.

The memories of home returned and I wondered what my dad and brother were doing at that moment.

Jason turned on the radar detector and exercised the engine. I looked over at the speedometer. It read 100 MPH. I was a little afraid but was excited. It reminded me of that tingling feeling I felt on Alex’s motorcycle.

I pushed the guilty memory from my mind. This was a new day, a new life and a new man.


About Waldo "Wally" Tomosky

I am proud of my work life (not the jobs, just the work).  Bait monger  Lawn mower  Paper boy  Windshield cleaner in a drive-in theater (if you don't know what a drive-in theater is there is no sense in you reading any farther)  Snack shack janitor in a drive in theater (ditto for drive-in theater)  Milling machine clean-up boy in a tool and die shop  Plastic injection press operator  Centurion in the US Army  Factory hand  Apprentice boy  Tool and die maker  Software user manual writer  Computer programmer  Ex-patriate par excellence  Engineering manager  Software test manager  Retiree  University administrator  System analyst  Retiree (2nd try)  Licensed amateur paleontologist  Retiree (3rd try)  Shovel bum (archaeology)  Retiree (4th try)  Delivery driver  Retiree (5th try)  Graduate student (skipped AA and BA due to the level of difficulty)  Retiree (finally got the drift of it) I have been writing for fourteen years and have fifteen books on Amazon/Kindle. Some horror, some twisted, some experimental, some essay and a few historical. I think that now I will really, really, really retire and just write. Lets see if I can do retirement correctly this time!
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