Don't worry, I am not going to physically write an ode, I just like the alliteration
Season 1 / Episode 2
We walk almost everywhere, in fact, I don't even like to drive*, but most of all, I've always prided myself on being unique. One day, a couple of years back, we were in a hurry. I needed to swing by the grocery store so instead of walking to school to get the kids, I drove. We got back home to hurriedly jump into the van, only to remember that I had driven it to school to "save time."
Frustrated, I sighed aloud, "How did we walk right past our own minivan and miss it?"
To which my very logical, slightly snarky, and then 6 year old son replied, "Ummm... maybe because we have the same car as everyone else in Suburbia?!?"
So how did I get to this point? of following the masses, of accepting my destiny, of embracing the Odyssey? Just like