June 13th, 2008

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It's hot in L.A. today. I'm getting over a little virus that's left me drained. My cat's been diagnosed with possible tracheal wall cancer. It's been a somewhat unpleasant day...and then these fell out of a book:

I'm a sucker for that gorgeous 1940s-style graphic design, and these little beauties just instantly cheered me up. Suddenly I'm transported to a dimly-lit comfortable bar where a handsome young bartender has just placed a freshly-shaken martini in front of me, while in the corner somebody plunks another coin in the jukebox for a little more Glenn Miller.