Parking on Pavement (Rant)

Blogger: My street is reasonably wide, at least wide enough for cars to park on both sides of the road leaving enough room for other vehicles to get through. So why do some of the drivers insist on parking partly on the pavement?


Blog Moderator: Can I just stop you there. This blog is supposed to be about music, books, addiction and recovery, so why are you writing about cars?

Blogger: Because it’s important! What if I decided I wanted to put my chair in the road because I thought it was a nicer place to sit?

Blog Moderator: You’d probably get run over.

Blogger: Well, yes, I see what you mean. But it’s the principle of the thing. Don’t cars take up enough space in our world already? Aren’t pavements meant for pedestrians? Continue reading