5.02.2006

I'll tell you what I see as the epitome of Abbotsford:

  • a woman with perfectly polished acrylic nails text messaging on a cellular telephone while driving a shiny grey Audi.

  • a man in work jeans and a collared shirt driving through Tim Hortons getting the three dollar special in his forty thousand dollar truck.

  • both with multiple World Vision children smiling sweetly from underneath a fridge magnet.

It's in all of us. We just fail to see it.

(At my extreme, my thoughts turn to equate these two machines.)

7 Comments:

Blogger meadstars said...

actually, i took out the picture of the world vision girl and replaced it with one of the oc. so now it looks like i sponser the oc. which i do. in every way.

May 02, 2006 7:19 AM  
Blogger the tapered pant said...

the eternal optimist pipes up: Aggs, tell me about what's beautiful and great.
....... ... such as those fricking stellar mountains that live in your backyard.

May 02, 2006 9:05 AM  
Blogger hoardingsanity said...

doesn't the raping of the world economy count as violence?

May 02, 2006 9:12 AM  
Blogger Sharelle said...

janzen -
go out and sit on the roof at the ol' janzen acres. look out at the sky, and the mountains, and remember, this is the WEST COAST my friend.
we love it here.
or at least i do, forget those surburban nobodies. and remember, this is truly one of the greatest places to live
propganda?
i think so.

May 02, 2006 8:09 PM  
Blogger Spiro said...

what i think is funny is suburban kids making fun of suburban kids.

May 04, 2006 12:08 PM  
Blogger Sweet Caroline said...

YEs. THROW UP. GAG. THROW UP MORE. don't you hate this shithole?

no, it's really not that bad. i shouldn't diss it, i've lived here, sadly, all my life. and we have mountains comparable with the alps.

and yeah, here i am, said suburban kid making fun of said suburban kids. aaaahhhh

May 04, 2006 2:49 PM  
Blogger meadstars said...

just head north, til you hit a town called williams lake, the mountains are beautiful, the lakes are plentiful, the weed is green and abundant, and well, if you drop my name, you'll do okay kid

May 04, 2006 3:56 PM  

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