Party Animal

Turning thirty can be scary

Milo Ventimiglia (image in usmagazine.com)

hen we first moved to Los Angeles, Mike and I were 25. We were beginning our doctoral degrees in different areas of the city, so we decided to live in an apartment complex in the middle — Green View Terrace.

We drove directly to California from Ohio with our tuxedo cat Molly, who meowed angrily when she wasn’t vomiting. We traveled for a total of three days, stopping…