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Mar.23.2011
Lord Save Me From the SUV   Lordy, Lordy, I do not get along with the SUV. This vehicle does not really fit into my life, or into the scheme of things as they now exist. They are BIG, They are Bold, And  VAST is the gas they hold.   That just about sums it up for me. They are so large...
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Mar.20.2011
Dust is an endlessly fascinating topic. I have to say that it is my nemesis. So, please come with me and let us explore the subject of filth. It seems to me that “Nothing is certain but death taxes and dust”. How exciting can life get? There are articles about the fact that there might be...
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Mar.20.2011
Hey, want to live a long life? That sounds really good to me. But after reading this book on living longer, I might want to take back that wish. Maybe I should not be so quick to say, YES to a long life. One thing that the book talked about to live longer was, “living hungry.” Well,...
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Jan.31.2009
Here I am. I look everyday to see if someone has left me any comments. The answer is, no one leaves me any comments. Oh, well. I get lonely like the Maytag Repair Man. Is this good? It would be so nice to read some feed back.  I sit and write all by self and have no idea how my ideas are recieved....
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Jan.28.2009
Parking Lots I am easily amused. Why, I find parking lots to be some of the most entertaining places around. Yep, you are right; I am probably a few doughnuts shy of a baker’s dozen. How about when “They” (the cabal that secretly owns all parking lots) “improve” parking lots so “They” can...
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Jan.25.2009
I am a real Country Western fan and really do love that music. It just might be the Texas in me. Let me hear that guitar twang and I am off to a different world. I don’t understand why some people are just a little too snooty to listen to Country Western. My feeling is that these ballads tell it...
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Jan.13.2009
  The phone can be a source of great irritation to me. What drives me up a wall –high up a wall- is making business calls. It sounds so nice that you can do your commercial dealings by phone. Why, you are just a phone call away, so they say. What they really mean is that you are maybe 20 to 30...
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