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You know that your call is very important to me. And I do hope that you understand that there are times when I am unable to answer my phone the moment it rings. But, for the love of all that's holy ... PLEASE leave a message when you call. If you prefer not to leave a message, then please ... d...
THE OLD PHONE THIS WAS ONE OF THE "GOOD OLD DAYS" WHEN PEOPLE REALLY CARED ABOUT EACH OTHER When I was quite young, my father had one of the first telephones in our neighborhood. I remember the polished, old case fastened to the wall. The shiny receiver hung on the side of the box. I was too l...
It's amazing just what one can stumble on by actuall walking their own town. The other evening I decided I was going into town (that's Graham, NC) and stroll Court Square as a way to decompress and get a new focus on life in general. So, off I went. I parked across from the cinema and decided t...
Graham, North Carolina Seems like just another dot on a map, doesn’t it? I mean, really, most people have heard of Raleigh or Durham or Greensboro or Charlotte or Winston-Salem … but they don’t have a clue about Graham. Well, there’s good news here for you! Graham, North Carolina is on the ...
Graham, North Carolina There have been numerous posts and articles lately about where "the best" place to live is. And. just by human nature, we all think that ours is the best place. After doing a little research I am convinced that I do live in the 'best' place, or at least in one of the best...
A dear friend sent me an email today that held one of the most powerful videos I have seen in a long time. It goes without saying that we, as a country, are in a bit of a mess right now. And we all have our own ideas of what caused the mess and what should be done to fix it. Some will agree, so...
While talking with Ginger Sala the other day she urged me to join the group 'It's Raining Dogs!' so I did. Ginger also instructed me that I have to post pictures of my dogs. So, in an effort to be obedient and conscientious, I am posting photos of my very hirsute, vertically challenged ... albei...