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Thanks for the memories.

Loss is hard. Whether it is of a spouse, a child, a friend, or a pet. We carry a hole with us where that loved one was. 78 more words

A Quote from A.A Milne

Sometimes I sits and thinks, and sometimes I just sits

from Winnie the Pooh

by A.A Milne

Many thanks to Joshi Daniel for lending me this lovely portrait photograph entitled: … 31 more words

Quotes

The History of Winnie the Pooh

The History of Winnie the Pooh

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Edward the Bear

World War 1

The story of Winnie the Pooh starts with a man named Harry Colebourn who was a Canadian Lieutenant who was travelling with his troop from Winnipeg to Valcartier (in Canada) so that they could be transported to Europe to join the war effort. 2,133 more words

The Recital

Recite: repeat aloud or declaim (a poem or passage) from memory before an audience.

I have committed many things to memory over time—poems, prayers, proverbs and the like. 155 more words

Random Thoughts

Nothing

but what I like doing best is Nothing.”
“How do you do Nothing?” asked Pooh, after he had wondered for a long time. […]
“It means just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering.

~A.A. Milne

My Many Mentors

Great Uncle Henry taught me to pluck Thanksgiving turkeys, and cousin Carol taught me to pluck my eyebrows. When my bowling instructor told me to quit thinking so much and “just let ‘er rip,” my average rose from forty to fifty; and my brother Bob showed me how to increase the pain of those I beat when playing rock, paper and scissors by licking my fingers before viciously slapping their wrists. 501 more words

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