Parking Spot at Anvil: SUCCESS

When you live in a city like Houston where every day can be an unrelenting, traffic-ridden, humidity-drenched, strip mall-dominated head-pounder of a nightmare, you take solace in the small victories. Like the Success Kid meme here is doing.

Head over to our sister blog, Hair Balls, for more small successes and tiny victories, Houston-style.

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