Irene came. Irene saw. Irene conquered.
Well, maybe the ol’ hurricane didn’t conquer as much as some folks thought she would, but she did manage to conquer a lot of trees in my area. And my electric supply. Awesome. My electric utility company expects power to be restored around 4:30am…on 9/1. Even better.
So as any self-respecting hobby enthusiast would do, I turn to pieces of cardboard for solace. I don’t really have enough light to sort through some by hand and while I’m at home I really should be doing stuff like cutting up branches and clearing the property of debris. But while I’m at work, I can at least look through my scanned Emmitt Smith cards to find some comfort. This one strikes a chord:
I could really use a Power Surge at home right now. Well, maybe not a “surge” per se, but you get the idea.
But have no fear, Blog-o-land. The 2011 Topps Finest group case break is still on.
Even if I have to bust and sort the case by candle light…