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Traveling to Austin

Dayna and I spent Friday traveling to Austin, Texas. We will be spending a few days in Austin, and it marks the first trip to Texas for either of us. 315 more words

Your Crib

It seems no matter what time I’m awake, simply not sleeping or wakened by a noise (the sick dog, the snoring mate), if I come downstairs I see that the lights are on in two or three of the four houses I can see from the kitchen window. 1,745 more words

Games People Play...

Roger Kidder and I always started our day with three rounds of backgammon. The winner determined who was going to have a “winning” day. Over the years we played so often we could read each other’s moves before we made them. 246 more words

Memoir

The Mystery of the Person Unfolds

J. Alfred Prufrock measured out his life in coffee spoons. Mine could be measured out in cups of tea.

The pot is never out of sight in my kitchen. 280 more words

Writing

melt

Tough last few days. Grey and miserable. Above freezing temps during the day have melted the snow and ice and left it lumpy and slippery. The Loop the Lake Ski Skate has been cancelled which is unfortunate. 98 more words

Cribbage fan, 92, passes away at bar holding a winning hand

Sitting in his favorite bar, playing a game of cribbage and holding a winning hand – there was no more fitting way for Don Hamann to go. 336 more words

News

Norfolk

     

Date: 10/10/2015

Opponent: Mike?

Location: Reedcutters Inn, Cantley

Format: 121 peg, 6 card

Board: short board (61 hole)

Other notes: Lovely random find to ignite the fire for this entire project. 91 more words