Just ran into old friend, from winery I used to work at, for— no, AT. Nice to see her, always cheery and with a rich and believable smile. One of the few wine industry people I have zero criticisms of. Why? She’s genuine, sincere and conversational. MY time, Oakville, nears its end— have to put myself back in traveler character:
He knew he had a meeting, less than 20 minutes. Told himself he didn’t care. But he did. It was work, this could be his “big break”, they all said, covering a huge tasting of Napa and Sonoma micro-producers.