The Fortune Teller

The email message said, “Can you really tell my fortune, Daniel?”

Fortune telling is looking at things, into things, behind things, inside things, under things, beyond things, and things that make things what they are, make them work, make them look like what they are and what they aren’t.

Gun Shy by DJ Swykert

It is Thursday, and noon, which means Lila and I are meeting for lunch at the Sweetwater Tavern. Yes, our relationship has become a bit predictable, but why should human beings be anything but predictable? We’re all made of the same 24 elements and 46 chromosomes....