Here's are some +'s and -'s so far...
+ Dad/CEMC foots the bill.
-Mom constantly reminding of girls I have dated, how wonderful they were, and how she can't believe I didn't marry them.
+Spending 9 days with my family.
-Spending 9 days with my family.
+I'm back in California for the first time in over a year.
-I'm back in California, and it makes me wonder why I really love Memphis so much...
-Everyone is so damn beautiful out here.
+ You can buy wine and liquor in grocery stores!
- I'm on a vacation with my mom, and every-time I drink I'm reminded of the "long-history of alcoholism" in my family. Yes mom, our family was primarily poor-scott-irish-sharecroppers- I hope for their sakes they were alcoholics.