#1 NYT bestselling author Linda Lael Miller

Archive for May, 2015

I am a juror

At the moment, that’s all I can say, concerning the case, that is.  :)

Since I was hanging around the courthouse all day, I missed my Weight Watchers meeting.  :(  Plus, I don’t have much to say.

I’m told we’ll probably be finished on Friday.

Cross your fingers.

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No Jury Duty–Today

Ah, jury duty.  I see it as my responsibility, as a person who has greatly benefited from the rights I enjoy as an American citizen–but that doesn’t mean I have to be thrilled by the prospect.  :)  There is, as some of you mentioned, a great deal of waiting involved–one sits around a great deal, waits to be assigned a number, troops in and out of courtrooms and jury rooms, listens to instructions, and waits some more.  Since I had my Kindle with me, I was pretty okay with the process.  I read a book about a man who went to

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Cattle drives rarely went more than ten or twelve miles a day, as the cattle had to be given time to rest and graze. A drive from Texas to Montana could take up to five months.