Kafka's Chocolate Cake
Arriving at the dispensary late Friday afternoon, I waited in the lobby for my name to be called. While waiting to be summoned I realized, from experience, that Fridays were typically busy. Cannabis users usually stocked their inventories for the weekend. After all, where was the fun on Saturday morning without a good bong hit to start the weekend?
A Tale of Two Worlds.
The digital screen flickered on. The screen frame revealed an astronaut in a pressure suit sitting on the command bridge of an unknown starship. The man is holding an antique heart-shaped locket in front of him intently staring at it, collecting his thoughts. After a moment he lowers the locket and slides it into a utility thigh pocket and begins speaking.