Always Ride the Elephant
Last updated 3/20/2023 at 10:12am
When I was a teenager and had my first job, I lived in a motel that charged $1 a day. I had a mean boss and hated my job, and when I went home to my motel room, I was so afraid I'd push furniture in front of my door. I mostly lived on cereal or ketchup I'd pour into boiling water and pretend it was tomato soup.
I got fired from my job and only had ten dollars in the world. I didn't know how I'd pay my rent or buy food. There was no one who would help me.
While I was walking around town looking for a job, I saw a poster on a window that said the circus was coming to town and the admission wa...