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Fancy …Floral Friday

Earlier this week on flower project day, I dressed up for a funeral wake to honor an acquaintance. The funeral home is near the downtown district of town, so afterwards, I swung by the supermarket to purchase a few grocery … Continue reading

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Tie One On

Yesterday, I was all agog about socks. That got me to thinking about the humble, yet luxurious necktie. Either as gifts from friends or purchased second-hand, I have more than enough ties for every occasion. Since retirement, there are very … Continue reading

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Dress Up For Balance?

I answered the knock at the door and greeted my trucker friend, Jorge. I was taken aback at how he was dressed. The stylish sport coat was the first item of clothing I noticed. As he stepped into the house, … Continue reading

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Thinking About Neckties

My high school sociology teacher once remarked that he believed the men’s necktie would finally become extinct in the early 2000s.  He said he’d be proven right when the President of the United States appeared at public functions without a … Continue reading

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