I bought a new SUV this weekend. It replaced the vehicle I had to purchase when my former SUV got totaled. My former beloved vehicle was the one I was driving when I got T-boned by an asphalt truck while leaving a client.
I enjoyed driving my rock-solid replacement SUV/truck (aka, tank). I just didn’t fully realize how much baggage was associated with my SUV Tank until this weekend. When I felt relieved and liberated to be moving on.
There only were two vehicles on the road that fateful day, mine and the truck that plowed into me. The trucker apparently had decided that crossing the yellow line into my lane somehow made sense. Having no time to react, I realized I was going to have to let the truck hit me; at full cruising speed. I figured: This Was It. There probably was no more to my story. I was peaceful in this realization.
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