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humanodon  ·  526 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Anyone in Boston October 12-15?

Is this on?

lil  ·  526 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Wow - thanks for reminding me to write. We were heading to a bar mitzvah in Boston and two weeks ago, the boy who was all set to be a man, was suddenly offered a new liver -- he had been in line for a transplant for a while. Everything was moved back to the weekend of April 20, 2018, so I won't be in Boston now, but I hope then.

Also our Toronto-Boston Air Canada tickets were non-refundable. They were willing to give us $168 credit, but we'd have to pay $200 transfer fee to collect the $168 credit. No thank you.

And I learned that airport taxes were half the $168 - and they will refund me $84 taxes, but not automatically. I filled in a form and will now wait and wait.

sothundara, elizabeth, _refugee_ and humanodon onward.

Elizabeth, I actually will be in Montreal on October 19th, but I don't think I have any time for a meetup. Maybe you can meet me at an event on Thursday night though. Let's IM. I'm amazed by your filmmaking and travelogues.

thundara  ·  511 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Chances are I'll still be in town doing the same old thing next April too. Keep us posted!

_refugee_  ·  525 days ago  ·  link  ·  

works perfectly

humanodon  ·  526 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Shucks . . . Well, I'm in Boston for the foreseeable future, so come on by whenever. I hope that the boy you were coming to see has recovered by then. If one is to be a man, it's best to be a healthy man!

elizabeth  ·  526 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I won't be back in Montreal until November actually :( That's too bad, would have loved to meet, even briefly.

lil  ·  526 days ago  ·  link  ·  

there will be another chance.

elizabeth  ·  526 days ago  ·  link  ·  

of course!