Day 100 of Firsts: Put a Quarter in a Hundred Parking Meters

9 Apr

Pleasure is spread through the earth

In stray gifts to be claimed by whoever shall find.

          ~William Wordsworth, 1806

100 days of Firsts!!! Whoa! Yeah baby.  A hundred days of crazy, eye opening, silly, fascinating new Firsts this year.

I felt the need to spread the love today.  The First Fairy (that would be me) went up Walnut Street  in Philadelphia with a hundred quarters to feed a hundred parking meters.

I actually got excited when I found a few meters about to expire. It was fun thinking, the meter maid would be foiled again.  The poor car owner spared a ludicrous ticket because some lunatic journalist has a  first project.

Or not. Maybe I just wasted a bunch of quarters.

 Hey, it was good for me. Don’t know if it was good for anyone else.   Doesn’t matter.

Happy 100 Firsts Day!

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One Response to “Day 100 of Firsts: Put a Quarter in a Hundred Parking Meters”

  1. Mary April 13, 2010 at 6:06 pm #

    Hey Lu Ann, it looks like Walnut Street not Market Street.

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