Fenty or Gray? The question has circulated again and again. In addition to Gray, there are three Browns and an Orange running for office.
The sidewalk was jammed with supporters, banner-wavers, pamphleteers, and well-wishers. We voters felt famous — a red-carpet walk without the red carpet.
I walked in with a dear woman in a white sun hat who said she’d lived in DC for 50 years, her current apartment for “42, no 43 years.” I asked her if she was from Austria, since her English had that lovely pull, but she said “Portugal.” She is the first person I’ve met from Portugal. Ever. I love DC.