COOL--Monday, July 09, 2012 Irv Gordon drives his Volvo P1800 in Babylon, N.Y., Monday, July 2, 2012. Gordon's car already holds the world record for the highest recorded milage on a car and he is less than 40,000 miles away from passing three million miles on the Volvo.
"I try to carry books with me wherever I go. Their weight has become like ballast against the churning sea of modern life, where so many real things are vanishing, and so many beautiful things are being made invisible..."
I had 3 items on my wishlist for my home: a porch with porch swing, a fireplace, and a library. Of those, the only one I got (because I made space for it) was the library. But that's the most important one of all.