Goodnight, Sweet Chariot

By Gordon Hopkins

It is hard to say goodbye.It is especially hard to say goodbye to someone who has worked so hard. That someone may have been dumpy and beat-up and made a lot of noise and, near the end, failed more often than succeeded, but that someone still tried. In the end, isn’t that really all we could ask?No, I am not writing my own epitaph, though I am sure the above paragraph, or something like it, will probably end up in my obituary. No, I am talking about my mother’s ’97 Bonneville, known affectionately to one and all as “The Death Trap.”My mother hadn’t driven in a long time. I did the driving for her in the last few years. S...


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