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Riding on Coat-tails ...

Great piece today over on David Warren’s site. at http://www.davidwarrenonline.com/2015/07/25/chronicles-of-gadara/

Just a teaser for the literary minded …

That, “a gentleman never unintentionally gives offence,” is something I first heard from my mother. 146 more words

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Preferential Option for Confrontation...

A pervasive part of our culture, our society, is the theme of confrontation. Confrontation and conflict, compulsionexploitation and coercion .

Conflict enters when the victims of compulsion reject what is happening and attempt to turn the tables on the exploiters usually without success. 714 more words

The Inner Struggle

Avian Liberals ...

It’s 06:00 on a beautiful summer morning, and the birds are twittering lightly, the cattle bawling just on the edge of town, the sun shining brightly, and a gentle breeze wafting through my bedroom window., and nary a cloud in the sky. 624 more words

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Happy Father's Day ...

Fathers, “This is my command — be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go”.     55 more words

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Reality Check ... part 3

So Wednesday went forward without a hitch. So normal that if you hadn’t lived through having 5 guys armed with crowbars smash their way into your home and rob you of 29k of stuff you would never believe anything had happened. 524 more words

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Reality check ... part 2

So we have been through 40 hours or so of recovery from the B&E at 03:24 on the morning of the 25th, including about 8 hours of really good sleep believe it or not. 672 more words

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Reality check ...

Started my Monday at 03:17:24 with a great crashing and banging of smashing glass and alarms and sirens and the usual hullabaloo accompanying yet another annual break-in into our establishment which occupies the ground floor of the building in which we live. 766 more words

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