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Mar.26.2013
“An error does not become truth by reason of multiplied propagation, nor does truth become error because nobody sees it “ Mahatma Gandhi _______________________________________________________   We headed back home from Illinois with a certain distance between us. Mel seemed pre-occupied and...
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Mar.26.2013
"Experience is something you don't get until just after you need it." Stephen Wright ____________________________________________________________   After Dana and Ro left, I found myself having sleep issues. I believe it was a combination of what had just occurred, and what had just...
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Mar.26.2013
  “I prefer the mystic clouds of nostalgia to the real thing, to be honest.”  Robert Wyatt ______________________________________________________     Dana, Mel’s ex had come to visit us in New Hampshire. And I had just broken the news that Bootsie, who we all had in common...
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Mar.26.2013
  "Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young." Sigmund Freud ______________________________________________________   Mel always had some malady or another. Most of...
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Mar.26.2013
  “A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history”.   Mahatma Gandhi   ____________________________________________________________   Before Betty came to live with us, after Puz died, Susan, Mel’s niece, Candee...
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Mar.26.2013
  "Why can't we build orphanages next to homes for the elderly?  If someone were sitting in a rocker, it wouldn't be long before a kid will be in his lap.”  Cloris Leachman _______________________________________________________ Mel’s mom and dad were living in Arizona.  ...
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Mar.26.2013
  ” Ghosts, like ladies, never speak till spoke to.”  Richard Harris Barham ____________________________________________________________ We packed everything we had and made the 1600+ miles north.The drive was remarkable. It was August, so the lush green of summer accompanied us all the...