A friend called by chance. I was paying for the car so did not pick up I went to start it. I put it in gear and nothing. It didn't go. I called my friend back. He came and he pulled me home with a rope.
The licence fees were $250
A shifter for $100
Those were innocent times.
No the shifter was not the problem.
It was the transmission $332. A new battery,$40 Fresh oil, filter and transmission fluid, $100 Wires are sticking out thru the rubber on the front tires. $250...
So the other day I heard a new bell ring in the drug debate, It was a voice from the west coast of America, that bastion of Clean air standards, California.
Well, this time, those very rational people had an approach to the drug issue that avoided from the start, a lot of the deaths caused by Fentanyl, the elephant tranquilizer where you barely need a piece the size of a grain of salt to get you your zombie death camp high.
(here is a link showing a pic of a lethal dose of fentanyl as opposed to heroin: ...