October 29, 1967 - Sunday
Last night Kirk and I went to
Disneyland. One of the rides broke down and for 30 minutes we were
stranded in the middle of the African Jungle.
We took a mining train and it
broke down on the trestle over a waterfall. We stayed there for about 10
November 14, 1967 - Tuesday
I've really been acting up
lately. Mother went back east because Sheila had her baby. I've
been virtually on my own and I've been skipping school anytime I feel like
I've been living in kind of a
depression, going my own way but not enjoying it. One day I stayed
home from school and became so depressed, I went back.
I've been searching out
quietness wherever I go and when I stayed home another day, I wandered all
over the neighborhood. It was very cloudy and a bit foggy. I
went on the roof and sat for a long time enjoying the peace. A gentle
breeze was blowing around me and the dark gloomy day seemed to accent my
mood. It was silent and peaceful on the roof, strangely quiet like the
calm before a storm. I felt like the only person alive and it felt
November 25, 1967 - Saturday
Thanksgiving was last week
and I had Thursday and Friday off from school. I was supposed to get
Saturday and Sunday off from work but one of the workers took off and I had
to go in today. It made me mad and the day went pretty bad.
Tonight Bill and I went to a
drive-in movies and although Bill fell asleep, I enjoyed it quite a bit.
It rained a lot during the movie but that made it more interesting.