Outside, fog creeps up to the doorstep. Inside, the Great Geezer strings wires, pulls plastic, and bolts in new video cards before installing his new work computer. The new Ethernet wiring is out and the Ethernet 5 port switch is plugged in.
“What’s that?” I as distracting him from his assorted wires.
“Oh, that just expands the number of items we can have on line.”
I actually understand this now. The office has six computers, and two of them are mine. Some small part of my brain understands some of this now.
There was a news item on the television this morning about what older folks use and younger folks don’t use. Email is out: kids text. Notebooks and laptops are in and desktops are out. Gee, they never visited our house did they.
I know he will have it all done but the KVM switch…that allows one keyboard for three monitors. While he finishes up, I’m off to the showers and down to fix bags of stuff for Lessa. New summer short pants, a bear, magazines she doesn’t have time to read….that sort of thing. By the time I have my address off the magazines, it will be time to go get her at the Old Town Train Depot. The sun will come out by the time we get to the park…today.