The Corner

I Left My Heart (Because They Ripped It Out)

Rod: I hear ya on San Francisco. My publisher has set up an “event” at a

Berkeley bookstore in May to promote my book. Me: “Berkeley? You DO know

what I do for a living, don’t you? Can I get an armored car to take me to

the bookstore?…”

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