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Tears expected, or not

Thanks for visiting Life and Random Thinking today. – David There is a saying that time heals wounds,  but I think some wounds never heal completely.  They can still twinge a hot stab of pain that usually passes quickly to … Continue reading

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Dear Mom & Dad, thank you so much

Today I was walking in the rain and sharing with my son (again) about some of the many gifts I have received from my parents. My parents gave my brother and I wonderful gifts and experiences growing up.  But there … Continue reading

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It’s been a year,what a change – my wife inspired this one

(September 19, 2019) Dave, it’s hard to believe that just one year ago today was your first day of dialysis. You were one of those whose life was saved by your dear friend Greg, who gave one of his own … Continue reading

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Getting old is a pain in the…

My grandma (Baba) used to tell me that in her mind she was still 18, and she told me this when she was in her 80’s.  She was a fun person who after she turned eighty started celebrating her birthdays … Continue reading

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I have come unglued, finally

I suspect that I am not the only one that has spent an abnormal amount of time glued to the spectacle that is the summer olympics. Soccer, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, rugby, diving, plus plus, and now I confess, at last … Continue reading

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How to behave is simple, remember what Grandma said

If you had been there with us, you could have sat at the small booth in the hotel cafe right beside me. Everything was neat and clean and Grandma sat on the other side of the table. There is lots … Continue reading

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