Category Archives: Gifts

A Surprise in the Mail

Last week my friend from school days, Dean, and his wife, Norma, came to visit us. I’ve already posted about our visit. I had never met Norma and Dean had never met Jerry. Of course Norma and Jerry were clueless. … Continue reading

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Two Months Ago Today

Two months ago today, September 4, I got a call late in the night. Lorraine was gone… probably a heart attack. She was my only sister and was just two years and three and a half months older than me. … Continue reading

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Someone I can trust, who listens, lets me talk without interrupting, gives valid suggestions, likes to be with me, loves to laugh, shows respect, shares their joys with me…my friend. I have lots of friends but some are acquaintances, some … Continue reading

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