Sometimes you can’t even give water away, even in a time of drought.
Maybe it was the rain in Southern California that week. Or maybe it was because people couldn’t be bothered to find buckets of appropriate size. Or maybe local residents just aren’t that desperate yet.
But only a handful of people showed up at South Pasadena High School this past Saturday when school district officials invited the public to carry away as much water as they wanted from the high school pool.
Californians are under their first mandatory …