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Find closest row based on formula compared to a given row?

In a mathematical formula, I want to calculate the difference or similarity as, difference equal sqrt(s1 - t1)^2, so the square root of the difference between… 180 more words


Sending Email to CSV File with AppleScript and Apple Mail

I am trying to run an AppleScript that sends emails through Apple Mail. It appears to be working properly, however I am seeing an error when I run the script. 120 more words



7 weeks from today I get to marry my best friend and love of my life! I cannot wait! I love God’s timing and how everything works out for our good. 16 more words


Anxiety is the only mental problem with which I KNOW I’ve ever been diagnosed.  (How’s that for an opening line?)  As such, I’m intimately aware of how exhausting it can be.   1,085 more words


Better way to override a function definition

I’m extending an abstract class from a library, and I want to override a function definition and use the superclass’s definition as a fallback.

If the parent class’s method were defined as a PartialFunction, I could just use orElse. 102 more words


Writing on fire

The cover of Surge is fiery looking, as befits an anthology of new writing.  The volume from Brandon Press is a celebration of the old and the new; its publication marks the 40th anniversary year of O’Brien Press and is named after a Dublin literary magazine of the 1930s/40s established by Thomas O’Brien, among others. 270 more words

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Pondering on Hebrews | Post 1

Here’s a series of thoughts and my answers to questions on the Book of Hebrews. This is my first installment. I’ll use this as my place to settle my own thoughts, mental battles, and to come closer to God. 1,108 more words

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