It’s amazing how quickly your whole day can turn to shit.
Will Magowan let out his breath as he fought to steer his now hobbled Volvo station wagon into the parking lot of the mini mall.
Things had all been going according to plan: He’d put on his best shirt and a pressed pair of khaki pants and left the house right on schedule. He was driving east on Victory through Van Nuys, the traffic moving for a change, when it happened.
The white Daewoo cut into his lane without warning, and he was forced to jerk the steering wheel to the right