A Numerical(ish) Breakdown of One Year In LA
Number of days: 365
Number of those with good weather: ~300
Number of those where the weather was preferable to NY: ~330
Number of Polar Vortexes (Vortices?) endured: 0, haha suckers.
Number of new beginnings: 1 big one, 365 days ago.
Number of new beginnings that seem to be paying off: 1, thankfully.
Number of new friends made: A whole bunch
Number of those friends who I will be friends with for a while: Hopefully many
Number of new enemies: Probably a few
Number of jobs held: 4
Number of jobs that actually paid me: 2
Number of miles driven: Somewhere around 4500?
Number of car accidents: 1
Number of car accidents that I was at fault: 0
Number of good Mexican and Thai restaurants found: Too many.
Number of decent Bagel places found: Surprisingly, one.
Number of good Indian, Pizza, and Chinese restaurants found: None, you animals.
Number of times I’ve caught myself picking up Californian traits: A Fair Share.
Number of times I’ve found myself embracing my inner New Yorker: Enough to keep me sane.
Number of months taken to start calling LA “home” instead of New York: 8 or 9?
Number of months after that realization that I felt guilty about it: The rest of the 12.
Number of memories I’m gonna cherish for a while: A healthy amount.
Number of memories I’ll try to forget for the foreseeable future: A larger amount than I would like.
Number of days I’ve wondered if I made the right decision: A handful.
Number of days I’ve regretted it? Zero.