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"Gambler" writer Don Schlitz to perform in downtown Sanford

Durham native and Nashville songwriter Don Schlitz, whose song “the Gambler” was made legendary by country star Kenny Rogers in 1978, will perform in Sanford on Friday night. 263 more words

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The Gambler **(Out of 4)

Consensus: “The Gambler” has a stellar cast but not even their talent can save this curiously flat and boring film.


Top 5 things that used to be common that just seem weird now

Life is constantly changing and it’s easy to forget about a few slices of life that were commonplace not too long ago. Looking back at some of these items, though, they seem pretty strange. 998 more words

Golf, A Gambler

He charged the ranks of the goblins of Mount Gram in the Battle of the Green Fields, and knocked their King Golfimbul’s head clean off with a wooden club. 1,260 more words

The Gambler

I gotta get something goin, seems like.  Otherwise, things might get rough.  More on that as things develop.This journal isn’t progressing as well as I thought it might have. 126 more words

Shattered Dreams

“And when he finished speakin’ He turned back toward the window. Crushed out his cigarette And faded off to sleep…” -The Gambler, Don Schlitz

Well this was certainly random.

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Digging, A Gambler

Under my window, a clean rasping sound
When the spade sinks into gravelly ground:
My father, digging. I look down – Seamus Heaney

Now, I’ve come to enjoy sounds. 1,199 more words

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