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“Honey,” a wife could say, “I’ve got a big project going on down at the firm Why don’t you have our next baby?” “But, sweetheart,” the husband might reply, “I’ve got the member-guest golf tournament coming up at the club. 36 more words

The Love Of Reading

Lewis Grizzard Wednesday: A fan of the '93 Phillies

October, 1993 

I’m just as much a Braves fan as the next Atlanta chop-chop yahoo, but I’ve got to admit I’ve come to like the Philadelphia Phillies, too. 544 more words

Spring Ahead

Spring is the land awakening.  The March winds are the morning yawn.” – Lewis Grizzard

Born in July – a time of fireworks and vacation, summer was always my favorite season. 185 more words


Lewis Grizzard Wednesday: He up and died and broke my heart

My dog Catfish, the black Lab, died Thanksgiving night. The vet said his heart gave out.

Down in the country, they would have said, “Lewis’ dog up and died.” He would have been 12 had he lived ’til January. 592 more words

Lewis Grizzard Wednesday

Lewis had many loves, one of which was tormenting our inferiors at the North Avenue Trade School. 

Georgia Tech Goliath Shown the Truth

 I almost got into a fight in the men’s room at The Omni Saturday night after Georgia’s resounding basketball victory over Georgia Tech. 526 more words

Springtime Bluebird

“Springtime is the land awakening.  The March winds are the morning yawn.”

~ Lewis Grizzard (1946-1994) American writer and humorist

An Eastern Bluebird greets a new day in the country.