Monthly Archives: August 2006

Great Signs

GREAT SIGNS   The following represents a sampling of some great signs we’ve collected over time. Feel free to add some of your favorites to the mix. And to all of you out there in blogland, have a safe and … Continue reading

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Twilight Zone

TWILIGHT ZONE   We had gone out to a movie and dinner last night. The movie was “Scoop”, and despite an excellent cast and the fact that it had some moments, I can’t give it much more than a lukewarm … Continue reading

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Once upon a time

Thanks to all of you who left kind words and good wishes. Looking back on my most recent posts, I felt it was time to lighten the mood a bit. For those of you who are having trouble falling asleep … Continue reading

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My son and his love are arriving back in Paris as I write this. It was wonderful having them here. We laughed, we talked, we hiked, we swam, we shared stories and photos, good food and some memorable wine. It … Continue reading

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I apologize again to all of you who have been kind enough to visit here and leave comments to which I haven’t yet had the time to respond. My son is still here and has been the focus of all my free … Continue reading

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Plain Speaking

PLAIN SPEAKING   There is a truth, an honesty, an economy in the use of plain language that every day is becoming more lost to us. 1984 has come and gone,  and I doubt even George Orwell could have foreseen … Continue reading

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