July 11, 2017:

Restless Missus Tubbaguts changes seats, scrolls her pink-cased phone, shifts back to her original seat. If she weren't hideous and slack in her died brown pageboy I'd guess she was hiding infidelity from her husband.

Obese senior with Alcatraz shirt. Proof of tourism.

Every gray-haired person is overweight. The best has merely dadbelly, the rest are dangerously flaccid. Immobility: bodies shaped by TV remotes. Immobility and lack of sex. Illustrated stereotypes of ageism.

My flight is delayed. The cabin crew wait with us in the terminal. They're energetic, gregarious. Happy points of light in a sad gray mist.