Found in all the promotional materials for the area, Kansas City has the most barbecue restaurants per capita, and where the streets have all names one will find the most railroad crossings and a Word of the Day at Dictionary.com – contretemps: an inopportune occurrence; an embarrassing mischance.
“Right in the middle of the whole damn show was a real nice tunnel, now wouldn’t you know? Sign says clearance to the twelve-foot line, but the chickens was stacked to thirteen-nine,” was basically what I heard on KMBZ about a wedged recreational vehicle under the only rail bridge in Olathe, which slowed trains and snarled traffic Friday afternoon.
“The end of all things is at hand; therefore be self-controlled and sober-minded for the sake of your prayers. (1 Peter 4:7)”