Julie said, “Follow me I’ve got something to show you.” This wasn’t the first time she had taken Dave on one of her flights of fancy. Her bipolar was part of what Dave liked about her, but he thought if it wasn’t going to be the death of him, it would certainly be the death of her someday. “Wait up, wait up, I’ll get there”, said Dave. When he reached the top of the hill, there it was gleaming like fresh fallen snow. It was a statue of Buddha, left here by the monks who lived at the Pagoda just down the road. “We’ll I’m not a religious man, but this really is something.” “Yeah, something” replied Julie.

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