December 8th, 2019

hiroshige: foxfires on musashino

Planchette Stephen Hawking about this black hole

since one can no longer email him. So the other night I was coughing in bed, as one does, and my night guard came out, as it does, and in my half-waking state I put it on the side table. Only last night it wasn't there, and it wasn't on the floor by the bed, and it hadn't dropped down between mattress and headboard and it wasn't under the pillows or the covers or anything. Doubtless it's an art to be able to lose things in a double bed, but it's a mighty useless one. This morning I pushed the covers off me, put my hands down to lever me upright, and touched my invisible night guard. Doubtless it's an art to be able to sleep on anything in a double bed, but it's also a mighty useless one.
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