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Native Sons: My inherent shallowness will come as no surprise to regular readers

One of the hinges on my Max Pitton spectacles has broken. My Politicians are disgraced.

Have you ever tried to get the hinge on a non-standard pair of glasses fixed? I’ve been everywhere, in person, online; no one wants to know. I can’t even find a replacement pair of Pitton‘s; I’m wondering if the brand is done.

I’m currently getting by with my emergency back-ups (older, cheaper) but it’s a scenario that cannot be sustained. Every Zoom meeting I take in an inferior pair of spectacles is a step along the path to genericism. I can actually feel my stylistic potency withering.

My inherent shallowness will come as no surprise to regular readers.

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