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#TBT: Verbal Brutality: Still Life in Words

Friend of mine has started restoring his high school ride. It’s a ’68 GTO. I started thinking about this post from November 21, 2011.

You ever get something on your mind and you cannot move on to something else because you can’t concentrate with THAT thought rolling around in your head? 1,238 more words

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Papa and the Braves Redux

Today would have been my beloved Papa Wham’s birthday, so I’m re-running this post from a few years ago in his honor.

I take my love of baseball in general and the Atlanta Braves in particular from my Papa Wham. 1,123 more words

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Grand Moments with My Grandparents - My Childhood Memories - Avakai Media

My grandparents were living just a few miles away from the city where I work and every other weekend, I visit them. The bond I shared with them is very special. 204 more words


It warms my heart to see long-lived marriages.

Another from the NZ Conservative Coalition. I’ll admit this right now: I’m a sucker for hearing about long-lived marriages. I mean, my maternal grandparents were married for nearly fifty years before my grandfather’s death, and my parents celebrated their own 29th anniversary this weekend. 77 more words

To My Grandparents

I recently spent a weekend home with my grandparents, and as I get older I’m slowly realizing they are too.


Madelene and Doug are high school sweethearts from a small town in Ohio who married as soon as they graduated high school. 416 more words