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Convoy Duty (Roscoe)

Letter transcription:

Sept. 1
USNRH
San Francisco 12
Calif.

Dear Mother,

I’m writing this with a borrowed pen on account we had inspection today and I forgot to take my pen out of my gray shirt and I’m writing this while on duty. 930 more words

Genealogy

Weekly Photo Challenge: Admiration - Family Past

We adopted five of our daughters from the People’s Republic of China. Five times between June 2000 and January 2007 we were in China for almost two weeks each visit to adopt, to get acquainted and attached to our new daughter, to do paperwork both for China and the U.S. 139 more words

Photography

Mail Deliveries (Roscoe)

Letter transcription:

Aug. 31, 1945
USNRH
Aug. 31

Dear Mother,

The mail deliveries here seem to be only one step ahead (only) of foreign deliveries. Your letter written Sun. 375 more words

Genealogy

following the advice of Atticus Finch

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” 423 more words

Fostering

Therapists for poor and foster kids brace for lowered rates

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Texas lawmakers are moving forward with plans to save taxpayers $350 million. But many say losing that money will hurt low income families and foster children. 369 more words

News

Recognize and Release

Currently, I have a couple foster kids in my home aged 5 and 3.  The three year old came to my home potty trained but quickly decided that she didn’t want to be a big girl.   499 more words

Healing

Selfishness

I used to think that I wasn’t selfish. That I would always give my all to everybody who needs it. Weither it be helping family move or a listening ear to hear, I was there. 224 more words

Family