We usually start to notice a change just before Thanksgiving, or the weekend after. The regulars start to fade away. There are fewer patrons in the evening. This year has been a little different.
The Sunday after Thanksgiving, it was CROWDED. It seemed as if no one wanted to leave. There were quite a few new faces who have now become regulars.
As I'm typing this, I realize that it may have a lot to do with that new Sit/Lie Law that passed.
I've seen some mentally ill, that I haven't seen in months.