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DRIVE, SHE SAID!

Today I drove for about half an hour with Rosemarie over in the passenger seat. Now, that may not sound unusual, especially because it was the norm for some 45 years or so…but not no more.  The most I drive … Continue reading

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HONK IF YOU x HONKING

Ok class, in today’s social studies lesson we will learn about several human social characteristics. These include temper control, courtesy, remorse, humility and refrain from calling a fellow human being an asshole. My son and I made a trip together … Continue reading

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MOM WOULD BE PROUD

Finally! My mother’s book is finished. It’s been over a year in the making—the longest I’ve worked on a book—and I didn’t write it! It’s a collection of her writings, most of which she penned in the 1960’s. They have … Continue reading

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FIRST CAR

Among all the priceless memories in your lifetime, a really outstanding one has to be that of your first car.  Just about everyone I know can instantly tell you about his or her first car–often far far more than you … Continue reading

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GETTING COMPULSIVE ABOUT MY COMPULSION

I spent not nearly enough time today in my thinking chair on the back patio thinking what it would be like to give up my compulsive behavior.  I hasten to state that I am not OCD.  I just have always … Continue reading

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RANTS AND RAVES…ACTUALLY, MAKE THAT RANTS AND MORE RANTS!

I have a bunch of things on my mind today.  Y’know the kind of stuff that makes you want to blow off some steam even though most of it is petty.  But, as Mom used to advise me: things that … Continue reading

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DRIVING MISS ROSEMARIE TO WHERE THE BEST IS YET T0 BE!

There is a piece of poetry by Robert Browning that my mother was quite fond up, especially as she was eventually forced, as we all are, to adopt senior citizenship. Here’s the main verse:         “Grow old … Continue reading

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THE FINE ART OF PARALLEL PARKING

I have made another entry in my personal notebook titled, Marc’s Anthropological Observations of Humankind.  Like Darwin’s Theory of Evolution, my compilation of data and observations will no doubt be of great use to generations and aliens who land here … Continue reading

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CH-CH-CHA-CHANGES!

I admit it, sometimes I take things too seriously.  I have to learn to chill out and look at people and events with a changed paradigm.  I always wanted to use that word in a sentence ever since I read … Continue reading

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Another Blog I Shouldn’t Post – Part II

The Disclaimer:  Today’s blog is more SATIRE.  It is not real; well, some parts may be.  It is meant to poke a little fun at something many of us have experienced.  It is not meant to attack or disparage anyone; … Continue reading

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