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Monthly Archives: April 2012
Were there any witnesses?
A wonderful news story in the Irish Times reported that Michael Flannery was on trial for causing a motor vehicle collision while under the influence. In response to the judge’s question, Mr. Flannery said, “Well, to be sure, your honor, … Continue reading
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¿a dónde vas, peregrino?
True to my wish to control life, I approached my third retirement with a laundry list of things I wanted to do in 2012 and 2013. This year’s travel includes the Grand Canyon, Canyon de Chelly, Disney World (all done—check … Continue reading
We all remember momentous days
My last blog ended with the comment, “Next time, where the pilgrim’s way is leading and the reason for the blog.” Don’t you just hate being led along? At the time I wrote it, I intended to describe where the … Continue reading
You are going to college WHERE!?
While completing one of the college placement tests when I was a high school senior, we were allowed to send our scores to three colleges or universities for free. Since Nevada had one four-year college at the time, I selected … Continue reading
A Long Walk Taken
When I was a senior in high school, living in eastern Nevada, I went deer hunting alone on a late November day in 1961. It was a wet, cloudy day and the first snow of the year was melting. Driving … Continue reading