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From where I am now, if I could give my pre-departure self a few words of encouragement and reassurance, they would go something like this… 406 more words

North America

Giving Back

For th 7th time, I took the plunge into the Ocean in February at Hampton Beach, New Hampshire om Sunday, February 7, 2016. This is a 17 year tradition to raise funds for Special Olympics New Hampshire! 144 more words


Researchers pinpoint origin of sighing reflex in the brain

Discovery could benefit patients with breathing disorders

“You must remember this: a kiss is just a kiss, a sigh is just a sigh.”

Contrary to the words immortalized by the piano singer in “Casablanca,” a sigh is far more than a sigh. 778 more words


BBC News - David Headley: Mumbai plotter 'visited India' before attacks

A US man convicted for his role in the 2008 Mumbai attacks has told an Indian court that he visited Mumbai seven times in advance to gather information. 345 more words


Evening Prayer 9.2.16, Shrove Tuesday

After Pilate had said this, he went out to the Jews again and told them, “I find no case against him.”

I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the Lord.” … 1,885 more words

Jesus Christ


Like Halloween, I expected Valentine’s to be an even bigger deal in the USA than it is in the UK – everything is bigger in America right? 468 more words