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Moonlight Reader

Lawyer, mother, avid reader. Game host extraordinaire! Partner in crime to Obsidian Black Plague! My bookish weaknesses include classics, fantasy, YA, and agreeing to read more books than is even remotely possible.

Currently reading

Capital Crimes: London Mysteries: A British Library Crime Classic (British Library Crime Classics)
Martin Edwards
Progress: 105/410 pages
Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection
Arthur Conan Doyle, Stephen Fry

Today I was at the local coffee shop

And there was an elderly man - he was at least 70 - sitting there alone, drinking his coffee, and he was reading


which is a YA vampire book (a pretty good, one, too, actually) and I felt such 




for this man I'd never met, who was sufficiently secure that he would read a YA vampire book in public.


I swear, I wanted to hug him. But that would be weird.


So, I didn't.


But it made my day.



(Also: is it weird that as I saw & felt all of this, I also was thinking 

"I can't wait to share this with my booklikes friends, because they will totally GET it?")