i lost a half hour to a little stomach disturbance
another 15 minutes to beginning a rescue mission for my faithful companions walking stick and straw hat.
then we walked right into the chicago monsoon.
roads were flooded
sidewalks were rivers
and my faithful rain gear finally failed.
thanks to faithful crew and companions
yesterday’s aimless meanders were not repeated.
i should leave chicago behind in the morning.
on my way to elgin.
somehow thru it all