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Of Leaves And Jealousy

Beloved’s sister has decided that we must live out in the middle of nowhere with no easy way to get to a grocery store. Or maybe she hasn’t decided that, but it’s the story I’m telling and sticking to. 264 more words

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The Boy In The Pictures

There is a picture, a rare on at that, of Beloved when he was a young child. He has a smile on his face and a bit of a glint in his eye. 479 more words

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Humble, Simple Beginings

A bit of water, a handful of barley, some peeled and thinly sliced apples along with a dash of cream.  A bit of sugar and a squeeze of lemon juice.   209 more words

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Mmmm Cookies

Peanut butter.  Oatmeal.  Eggs.  Flour. Sugar.  The beginning of cookies.  And I confess I was looking forward to them.  Until Beloved added fresh parsley, mint and some chicken stock.   329 more words

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Fine Dinning And Fine Conversation

While having a lovely meal with some friends, I couldn’t resist asking one of my friend’s what happens to all the cosmetic fillers people put in their bodies after the person has died.   366 more words

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So She Danced

The leaves were dancing on the cool wind today.  And so the four-footed one went dancing as well. Dancing after the leaves and perhaps as an effort to stay warm in the wind.   175 more words

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Making The Bed

My mama always insisted I make  my bed once I woke up.  She was deaf to the logic I applied, one that went something like this:  why make it just to take it apart hours later to go to bed.   294 more words

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