We drew up to an innocuous white building and she cheerily announced “Marriage license, marriage counselling, divorce court, conveniently located in one building.” It was a dry, Southern patter.
The deuce bus took us from old downtown back to the strip, and our bus driver was livening up our journey in Las Vegas.
The bus slowed and she announced, “Next stop is the Stratosphere, where you can get lunch and then lose it again, all in one trip.” A little further on, she highlighted a nearby tourist attraction with, “Indoor sky diving anyone?” She paused, then hollared “Chicken!”
Bringing a smile to someone’s day, however mundane yours or theirs is, is a good thing.
We like to smile and laugh. We just forget to some days.