Small Personal Triumphs
This morning I installed the new DVD player that my husband and I gave each other for Christmas. (It only arrived a couple of days ago; I haven’t been procrastinating that long) It was really pretty simple to do; took only about ten minutes from package ripping to hearing the familiar ringing tones of the HBO opening sequence.
But it required venturing into the wiry hell behind our TV. We have cords back there from several earlier generations of add-ons. And tapes and other archaic information forms, as well as the dust to which they returneth.
I waited for a clear head and full daylight to tackle it.
Then presto! the intriguing Gabriel Byrne and the second disc of the series In Treatment burst onto the screen.
Getting that thing working gave me a burst of the “Outward Bound” effect: if I can plug in an electronic device, then by damn I can do most anything.
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