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Lighten up Mondays

Sam was the owner of a world-wide branch of stores and a millionaire many times over.  When his daughter, Sandy, got engaged to a very religious young man, Sam called his future son-in-law into his office. 114 more words

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My Vacation

Vacationing in the “deep south,” Brisben, New York, enjoying a vacation from my ordinary lifestyle.  We’re here in the woods, just outside of town, and I never quite realized how much closer the stars are here in Brisben, New York.   195 more words

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Respect the crabby old lady

When I’m an old lady and end up in a care facility, I sincerely hope my personality and attitudes don’t relegate me to the category of “that crabby old lady in Room 210.”  Have you visited someone in a nursing home or hospital and had the distinct feeling that the patients were treated like numbers or medical cases?  530 more words

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Lighten up Mondays

Two guys, Jimmy and Clarence, were standing at heaven’s gate waiting to be interviewed by St. Peter.

Jimmy: “How did you get here?”

Clarence: “Hypothermia, you?”

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The first Valentine's Day without your loved one

The first Valentine’s Day without your loved one..

I’m re-posting this article I wrote back in 2012 that discusses one of the many “first times” survivors go through after the death of a loved one. 92 more words

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The Writer

I’ve been doing that soul searching thing again.  Immersing myself in Emerson and his Nature.  “Dilettantism” is the mystery word of today.  It means “amateur, inexperience.”  The sentence, “A dilettantism in nature is barren and unworthy.   190 more words

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