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A Well-Turned Phrase

” Some people can do stuff on a grand and amazing scale, some people go down in flames still not sure what the hell happened.  Some people just take a small corner of their lives and make it right, then go … Continue reading

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My father-in-law said

“Een lopende hond vindt altijd een bot.” * * loose translation: “A walking dog always finds a bone.”

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If a dog was the teacher (snagged from Kira)

If a dog was the teacher you would learn stuff like:* When loved ones come home, always run to greet them. * Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride. Allow the experience of fresh air and the … Continue reading

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Quote du Jour

“Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might as well dance.” Quoted from the end of a round-robin email posted on my friend, Missy’s page: http://cherokeemis.multiply.com/journal/item/81

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Wednesday Note to Self

Re: Email from Marcia at ACCESS — remember to watch WGVU tonight at 8 p.m. Marcia wrote: “Thanksgiving wishes to all of you.  Despite the media focus on how difficult things are, I am hoping each of you has something … Continue reading

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Picture Perfect — Worn

              November 22nd, 1963 From the scrapbook I made when I was eleven years old. The following poem is on the last page of my scrapbook.  It is an adaptation of the eulogy given … Continue reading

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The Words My Mama Taught Me and The Songs My Grandma Sang

Music is an outstanding gift of God and next to theology … I would not give up my slight knowledge of music for a great consideration … and youth should be taught this art … for it makes fine skillful … Continue reading

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