Third candle, third year

67068_10151113241548414_574798842_nIt’s my doctoral adviser’s yorzeit. Funny how his death seemed like a sign at the time. And now I am asking myself the opposite question.

Last year I was involved in a huge conflict with my parents and I posted Chanukkah favorites to cheer myself up against the darkness.

It’s really dark this time of year. Driving tonight I could tell the new moon must be coming soon. The sky was so dark.

Left: a little theater / movie joke about Chanukkah.

And, yeah, I’m really tired. No new thoughts tonight.

I’ve got a king sized bed. Headed for some serious Armitage fantasy.


~ by Servetus on December 11, 2012.

5 Responses to “Third candle, third year”

  1. Yes, a king size bed and an armitage fantasy. You are off to a good start.


  2. May your fantasy give you bliss and then a good night’s rest.


  3. Have a good RA-journey and enlightening experiences/dreams! All the best for you, Servetus !!! Stay safe and secure and have a good journey, inside and out.


  4. Thanks for all the good wishes, guys — it was a safe journey with so many thoughts accompanying me!


  5. […] the event of my doctoral adviser’s death / yorzeit, eleven years ago, in 2010, 2011 and 2012 (on the road, with […]


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