Best Laid Plans ......
Today was all planned or so I thought. I was summoned to an all day jury service and we had theater tickets for tonight.
My number for jury duty was too
high so I was excused. Good news since I have a cold and a croupy
cough..a nice day to take it easy. I exchanged tonight's tickets for
Just put on some sweats and was going to
take it easy for the most part. A few items on my to do list
included taking some documents downtown and a quick drive through at
The bank teller could not use my driver's license because it was expired!
It was a good thing TLH was driving me
around for these errands. Checking my iPad, I found the Maryland Motor
Vehicle Administration was located at 5425 Reisterstown Road and quite
Here is the info on their site....
"Please note that the
MVA's busiest days are ..... the first days of the month. Therefore, MVA
strongly recommends that you plan your visit during the middle of the
month. Mondays, Fridays, and Saturdays are high volume days at the MVA.
Plan your visit on a Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday to minimize your
time with us."
It is February 1st and a Friday afternoon.
We drove to the MVA at 4:20. It closes at 4:30. How lucky I made it in time. The place was full but they have
to service everyone inside before closing. The wait, I was told, was at
least an hour. I sent Lee home, got in line, got my ticket number and
waited to hear my winning digit.
Being the Friday before Super Bowl,
there was lots of Raven's spirit and lots of purple. This is the attire
of one of the employees.
I wrote most of tonight's blog on my
iPad but I left my camera in Lee's car. Darn no photos to keep me busy.
Yes I also have the iPhone but don't like using either one for
pictures. I did take the one above of one of the workers way in the
back. Not such a good zoom.
I even told a few people about
You realize that the renewal could have easily been taken care of online but I needed my driver's license now!
Best Laid Plans.....
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