It had been abnormally hot and steamy in the southern Florida swamp. While most of the gators loved it, Abigail had had enough. She was a Carolina gator who had met Al on a spring trip to Panama City. 694 more words
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When we were freshmen at Oberlin, four of our required 12 hours of social sciences could be met by taking Marcia Colish’s dread History 101, a class in which I routinely scribbled 10 pages of notes out of sheer desperation as she flung the story of Western civilization at us at warp speed. 534 more words
Damn, I love donuts.
They combine two of my favorite things: carbs and sugar. I know I talked about how much I love pancakes…but I’m like known by my love of donuts.666 more words
Character, Culture & all that Jazz
New Orleans is definitely a city with its own character made up of the beautiful Garden District, the popular French Quarter and of course all that Jazz music, and the culture made up of a mixture of French, Spanish and African American history. 611 more words