Okay Mercury, You Win!

Crossing the RiverYup, mercurial Mercury has had his way with my week already with 2 missed meetings in one day.  So we are following through on my previous threat to go hide away on a deserted island in a deep blue river far, far away.

"As a rule, retrograde planets presage a period of seemingly inevitable or fated events…"**

And certainly this trip seems to have been fated.  Last minute changes at work permitted Ger to take the time. Then when asking if we could give our friend Japor a ride down with us, he suggested we all go in his car.  Bigger, cheaper and, okay, a little older and riskier.  But hey if we went in a shiny, new rental car, that would just be tempting fate wouldn’t it.

Better to leave a little room for Mercury’s need to snarl things up a bit.  Besides it makes for better stories. Right?

So off we go to visit dad, swim in the river, and tell some lies.  We can’t wait.

**For more on this "Mercury in retrograde" topic, check out this article on Astrologycom.com

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2 thoughts on “Okay Mercury, You Win!

  • July 11, 2006 at 8:53 am

    Oooo, good move, good move. Mercury will never find you on the island. Hope you and Ger have a blast!!

  • July 11, 2006 at 11:13 am

    Hey, even if he finds me, I’ll just pat the sand beside me, offer him a beer and ask how his day is going.


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