|The Huntington Beach Pier on a rainy day just before Christmas|
It was funny to watch him spit over and over into the ocean. In his mind, though, it was a serious business.
My efforts feel like that sometimes. Just a drop, imperceptible in the ocean swells swirling around me. But I can be sure, as the drop dripping continuously into the bucket, one by one, my little trickle of effort will make a difference.