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Woe is Me

My literary idols hail from Mantua and Florence.
I sat on a runway in Sicily for 15 minutes, once.
That’s the closest I’ve been to their greatness. 162 more words

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4 Things You Didn't Know About Morristown, Tennessee

Morristown is a growing town with a population of about 28,000 people. It has affordable housing, great shopping and dining, and it’s growing by leaps and bounds. 554 more words

Darlene Reeves-Kline

ON THIS DAY: August 17, 2016

August 17th is

Vanilla Custard Day

Black Cat Appreciation Day *

National I Love My Feet Day *

National Thrift Shop Day

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History

17th August - On This Day In History

Born:

1786 Davy Crockett (US frontiersman) 

Died:

2015 Yvonne Craig (actress)

On This Day:

1870 First ascent of Mount Rainier (Washington State)

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IT'S REIGNING MEN, HALLELUJAH

August 16 in history:

Several “kings” in different fields have connections to August 16th…

This is the day in 1977 that Elvis Presley, “King of Rock and Roll,” died at the Graceland Mansion in Memphis.   142 more words

Today In History

Quote of The Week August 15, 2016

Be always sure you are right – then go ahead.

~Davy Crockett

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