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Jul.25.2012
This was our last day in the Civic Center Holiday Inn.     We began to wind up our affairs here, and prepare for our move to the Granada Hotel.      Phone calls to the Red Cross and Elder Services about Son Guy's discoveries at the Granda were not successful.  And...
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Jul.25.2012
We spent much of the day making tentative preparations to go into our new temporary headquarters. Leslie from the Elder Services made a visit, bringing us the application forms for the Grenada Hotel. Later, Son Guy made a trip to the hotel, carrying the completed form.  Then, he picked up our...
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Jul.19.2012
After a stay in the Mission Inn (leaving about a hundred dollars in inflated deposits), we turned back north to the rather luxurious  Civic Center Holiday Inn in San Francisco's Downtown. [The highlights of Mission Inn sojourn were a tiny celebration of Bastille Day on July 14, and a...
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Jul.18.2012
We left on Tuesday the Embassy Hotel on Polk Street and traveled through the gathering mist in a little cab loaded with our goods, south on Mission to the outer Excelsior.  On reaching the Mission Inn, the meter came to 27 dollars and something.  I gave the cabbie our Red Cross debit card...
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Jul.09.2012
We woke about eight in the morning, were at work by nine.    Son Guy was doing our laundry, gathering our goods from the old place.   After writing a cheque for the phone bill, I began to call around: having our phone at the apartment put on hold; suspending our DISH account, trying...