The Quabbin Reservoir, a body of water that flooded out four towns in Massachusetts in 1938ish, is a sweet milestone that lets me know I'm about 20 minutes from the promised land. It also set the stage for a horror movie that starred one of my celebrity boyfriends, Robert Downey Jr.
***A hippie dumpster out behind the CVS. And I'm not lying when I write that the gentle sent of pot wafted through the air. Ahhh, Amherst.