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Encouragement

“The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.”– Aesop There were few readers of classic literature and fiction in my family, so there was little encouragement to explore … Continue reading

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Courage Hoss

The combination of distant rumbling thunder and a revving Harley Davidson motorcycle awakened me about 1:00 early this morning. It took half-an-hour to re-establish sleep because of worry over predicted severe weather. NOAA had been predicting a spate of thunderstorms with … Continue reading

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Such Daring

The list stated that we had to pair up and go to a particular drugstore, select a box of prophylactics and sing something in an operatic voice while waiting to pay for our purchase. The scenario would be embarrassing for … Continue reading

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