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The Intuitionist

The Short Version: Lila Mae Watson is the first colored female elevator inspector in history – and she’s an Intuitionist, maybe the best they’ve ever had. 842 more words


A shop emerges/First Texas rivets

Last week, my daughter was home from college on Spring Break.  She spent one day with me out in the shop and we finally got the shop organized and the tools unpacked.   643 more words


Sharing My World 67

Share Your World March 13 2017

Do you push the elevator button more than once? Do you really believe it makes the elevator faster?

Since I am rarely in a hurry I don’t care if the elevator is slow, or even if it goes in the wrong direction because I got on the wrong one and someone else pushed the buttons first.   773 more words

Prompts And Challenges

Share Your World

Do you push the elevator button more than once?  Do you really believe it makes the elevator faster?

I try to avoid elevators whenever possible and take the stairs. 279 more words

Cee's Share Your World

The Longest Ride

“MOMMY! He hit me!!!” she wailed.

“No I didn’t!” he hissed back.

They both start hitting each other.

The elevator is full of men and women dressed in suits for some conference or another. 49 more words


We need to talk

It had been one of those days. There was no special relief waiting for me at her new flat, but that is where I was headed. 550 more words

Memories From Other Worlds

Elevator Problems Make Wheelchair-Using Tenant A Prisoner In His Own Building

CHICAGO (CBS) – For some, a broken elevator is just an inconvenience. For one South Side man, a broken elevator means he is stuck.

That’s because Xavier Gaston has a disability and can’t get in or out of his apartment. 140 more words