I gave some deep thought to quitting this blog after my last post. Then the comments started rolling in – 4 of them.
I have four readers?
Holy cow. How did I get that many readers? That’s four times as many as I thought I had.
I can’t quit my blog. There are four people out there crazier than I am and depend on my mad rants to make their day. I can’t let them down.
Or can I? Four readers? I’m sure they could find another blog. But I like those Four readers. Hmm, what to do? Stay or run?
And then I read the fourth and final comment and this quote: “if it helps… your blog is WORLD FAMOUS! Seriously, in holland, basically every single person reads it.”
Every person in Holland reads my blog?
Well, that’s a lot more people than four. What’s the population of Holland? (Let’s see, I have to multiply the number of tulips by the number of wooden shoes, then add the number of bicycles and windmills and divide by 1,000, which equals a population of 6,065,459. Or around that. Math isn’t an exact science after all.)
How could I possibly let down over 6 million hard working people from Holland? What kind of person would I be if I did that?
After all, I’m the David Hasselhoff of Holland! But without the singing.
So, thanks to my four readers and the region of Holland, I will continue to blog. My friends for life: Larry, Karyn, Tara, Djun and the best and smartest people in all of the Netherlands – those pals of mine in wonderful Holland.
Party like it’s your last, and always take the time to smell the tulips.
I heart Holland.