That was sweet, CD. The reporter's style reminds me of the weekly "On the Road" segments Steve Hartman does. He's the last segment on the Friday edition of The CBS Nightly News. Himself always makes a point of calling me in just before they start so I can watch it, too.
“You shouldn’t wait to be senile before you become eccentric.”— Helene Truter
"Remember, all that matters in the end is getting the meal on the table." ~ Julia Child