Tag Archives: World War I

Cowardice

Jorge sipped from the glass of ice tea then shot me an inquiring glance, then asked, “Are you afraid of going to the dentist?” I quickly answered, “No”. Then I explained that part of the reason I don’t fear him … Continue reading

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The End Of Tsarist Russia (Review)

I noticed The End of Tsarist Russia: The March to World War I & Revolution during the lead up to the December holiday season.  Despite the timing, I knew this was a must read book.  The urge to bring it … Continue reading

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Rin Tin Tin

A classic tale of outcaste to icon is the story of Rin Tin Tin, the movie star dog.  The fact that the hero was a dog was somewhat unique for that day and age. Maybe your first contact with the … Continue reading

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