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“His person, you know, was fine, his stature exactly what one would wish, his deportment easy, erect and noble.”–Thomas Jefferson I picked up my old copy of Miss Manners: Guide to Excruciatingly Correct Behavior because I haven’t referred to it … Continue reading

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Public Behavior

My friends Patrick and Linda have a new baby named Emma. As is the case with many infants, Emma is quite vocal with her high-pitched cries for attention. Patrick, Linda, and I fell into a conversation about Emma’s various types … Continue reading

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“Through loyalty to the past, our mind refuses to realize that tomorrow’s joy is possible only if today’s makes way for it; that each wave owes the beauty of its line only to the withdrawal of the preceding one.”–Andre Gide … Continue reading

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Bold Ponderings

I’m wearing an orange polo shirt. The color is similar to the shade of orange that attracts the attention of police. Orange, specifically burnt orange brings me great joy. I used to own a 1974 Honda Civic painted the shade … Continue reading

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“Until we stop harming one another and other sentient beings we will remain savages.” The saying from my old guru goes to the heart of high ethical standards. High standards, looked at from a different angle is etiquette. Emily Post … Continue reading

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Cool And Composed

The 44th President of the United States of America is┬ásomeone who exhibits a great amount of composure. In and out of office, Barack Obama has never publicly lost his calm, thoughtful demeanor. Regardless of one’s personal opinion of Mr. Obama, … Continue reading

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Right Or Left Brained?

It might be true that our personalities and behavior don’t originate from the left or right side of the brain. There were news stories back in August that reported about new discoveries challenging the popular beliefs about right-brain, left-brain personality … Continue reading

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