I bribed Kojak at dispatch for an airport this morning.
But it is not the airport, per se, with regard to which I write to you now…
I’ve backed into the drive.
(Yes, in my regular Prius – 137. I only had to jump her this morning. Okay… and ignore the one burned-out headlight while cruising around for flags in the predawn.)
The sun is rising.
I’m fifteen minutes early, to ensure that I would not be late to the order while rolling with a local. Well, and to ensure that Cabulous wouldn’t auto-dispatch my bounty to whatever other closer driver, while I’m headed to the order.
I ‘Call Passenger’ through the app and give the usual spiel,
“Hi. This is Alex from Citizen’s Cab. I know I’m early, but I just wanted to let you know that I’m out front for whenever you’re ready…”
Alas, Beth is not biting.… Read the rest