Friday, January 15, 2010

The Old Scout

Garrison Keillor's weekly newspaper column.

Floating Village Provides the Good Life

January 5, 2010
The cruise ships sail from Tampa and Fort Lauderdale and Miami, great ocean-going pueblos, 10 decks high, passengers lounging on their verandas, gazing at the sea, workhorse Americans trying to get out of cell-phone range for a week and sweeten up to their families. It is a beautiful thing to behold.
You walk around the ship as Florida slips past in the gloaming and smell hamburgers frying and hear the rhythm of mojitos being shaken and the (click to read the rest here)

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