NANNY-C originally created this note on March 29, 1987 at 11:05 AM.

Today is the first day, my hopefully successful landing on the island.

I expect the wildlife to be hostile.

  1. Knife & sharpening tools
  2. handsaw
  3. clippers
  4. twine
  5. firestarters

I can’t help myself but retreat into old memories of the world I’m leaving behind. I wish I had a memory of a pretty girl singing a song, but instead I’m thinking of my old lemon tree. These pruning shears may never touch a domestic again.