Asenath Kepler, the former Santa Fe City Manager who's

, was all set to explain herself today. A dozen-plus people showed up to hear her mayoral platform. Alas, she canceled.

SFR had one question for Kepler:

If you're going to let a little rain stop you, how can we trust you to run the city

?

"It's not me, its the people who came, who wanted to see me," Kepler says. "I did it out of respect for them.

I could've stood in a snowstorm

and it wouldn't have made any difference."