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Tortured till dawn

I had a dream last night which left an impression. Details are, as always, sketchy, but here are the fragments that I remember:

I was in a city I had never been to, and I have recollections of needing to visit a grand temple for some sort of service. 460 more words


"4 and 20 Years Ago I Came Into This Life ..."

     “There’s no fool like an old fool !” This apparently first appeared in John Heywood’s 1546 proverb collection and it refers to an old man who is marrying a chick 50 years his junior. 448 more words


How Many Shots of Whiskey

Don’t know how many shots of whiskey, will it take, for me, to finally DROWN you out of my mind, to finally, EXORCISE you from my thoughts? 185 more words


In Memorium

In Memorium
Alfred Tennyson

Now fades the last long streak of snow,
Now burgeons every maze of quick
About the flowering squares, and thick
By ashen roots the violets blow.
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The Man in the Mirror

Dear Darling,

Who do you see looking at you out of that mirror in the mornings? Who is it staring back at you over your sink and what secrets, praises, shames and kindness lie behind those eyes reflecting back at you? 1,250 more words


Loneliness - What a killer!

Did you know that loneliness is just as damaging as smoking 15 cigarettes a day?


"Can't" is Introduced to the Vocabulary Bank of a Child

It’s, a very, very, V-E-R-Y, sad day, for A-L-L…………

On the day, that “can’t” is introduced, into the vocabulary bank of a child, s/he started withdrawing, and, if the parents, along with the teacher, FUEL to the furthering of the word, “can’t”, then, the child will become totally, and utterly, withdrawn, and, she’ll live inside her shells, and, chances are, she will NEVER come back out again. 218 more words