When I was younger—India and the Caribbean, Canada and Mexico quite a few times. Recently—Spain (I lived there for five months), Amsterdam, Italy, Morocco, Paris and London. I want to go to Greece next!
“Hours later, the cat was asleep, and Erin lay next to it, her eyes half-closed. There was purring. I felt content. Why does it give so much comfort to be responsible for someone’s sleep? We all — don’t we? — want creatures sleeping in our homes while we walk about, turning off lights.”—Dave Eggers, from “Quiet” in How We Are Hungry