The last car on the 2 train didn’t have air-conditioning this morning. Neither did the next car or the next car.
“There’s no sense in fighting it,” Javier said. “I’ll just sit down and sweat.
“You gotta roll with it on days like this,” he continued. “Some people get upset, but that doesn’t do any good. I just hang out and think cool thoughts.”
“What kinda cool thoughts?” someone asked.
Javier wiped his neck with a cloth and smiled.
“Getting a cooler of ice water dumped on my head like Bobby Abreu got from Robbie and Melky when he won that game (against Tampa Bay) a couple of weeks ago.”
Yeah, that’s cool.