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Just Some Time Together.

DH and I drove into the city to see our children and grandchildren yesterday. It was a lovely, sunny day (long time in coming!). We took everyone out for lunch, then had a nice afternoon in the park playing with our granddaughter (notice her new, little yellow ball in her hand!). 22 more words

Living Life

Blue Angel

“Patty, Patty, look at this,” Mom called out as I wandered into the kitchen for my second cup of coffee. I set down my empty mug and walked into the living room. 341 more words


Regulatory Relief for Banks That Rarely Fail by GRETCHEN MORGENSON


A proposal from Thomas Hoenig of the F.D.I.C. is meant to be a surgical and effective response to requests to reform the Dodd-Frank Act. 14 more words

Always Be Ready

Life is unpredictable

and you never know what is coming next.

Don’t ever get too comfortable

always be ready to change.


General Electric Reports Strong Growth in Industrial Businesses by STEVE LOHR


The impact of shedding GE Capital, its finance unit, was reflected in an overall loss of $13.6 billion for the quarter.

Published: April 17, 2015 at 08:00PM… 11 more words

Discussion: For Anthony's PhD

My good friend Anthony recently completed and received his Doctorate.  He had a celebration in Sydney last night and I was asked to write a poem for the occasion.   108 more words


Poem: For Anthony's PhD

i. Proposal
The men of yore took pride in war
And not in the growing grey
Modern men find their glory when
They wipe a market of competitors away… 258 more words