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“I will be the gladdest thing under the sun! I will touch a hundred flowers and not pick one.”

The morning is a bit chilly, quite different from yesterday when we sat on the deck until 8 o’clock. It was still warm enough even when the sun was down. 397 more words

Musings

"Long live your laundry!"

Wonder of wonders: my first laundry load is in the dryer and the second is in the washing machine. No longer does the bag of laundry lying there by the cellar door haunt me. 276 more words

Musings

“But I'm really enjoying my retirement. I get to sleep in every day. I do crossword puzzles and eat cake.”

The wind is blowing and even the tree trunks are swaying. The sun is more decoration than warmth. The high today will be in the low 60’s and tonight we’ll go down to the 40’s. 362 more words

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“I've just been bitten on the neck by a vampire... mosquito. Does that mean that when the night comes I will rise and be annoying?”

Yesterday was a weird weather day. It was cloudy then sunny then rainy then cloudy and rainy again. We ate outside under the umbrella. I could hear the heavy drops over my head and loved the sound.  329 more words

Musings

Pine Pollen POWER

male catkins on pine tree

Not too long ago, lots of people were grumbling about pine and its ubiquitous pollen here in the Deep South. There’s the usual allergies and then there’s the golden-yellow coating that was on every-single-thing outside. 568 more words

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