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SAYING “HI” AND “BYE” AGAIN

This is the beginning of a new day.  You have been given this day to use as you will.  You can waste it or use it for good.  What you do today is important because you are exchanging a day … Continue reading

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HOME WITH SAMMY

TO SAMMY- 66 YEARS OF HOME Home, fortunate to be my pleasant place; my hubby and I talk face to face. Home, all my belongings there I stash; got a lot of stuff, just not cash. Home, cars can park … Continue reading

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THANK YOU, SOLDIER

PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll   Sandi stepped out of the room where her brother lay. He was not yet aware of the sacrifice he had made that day. She watched the flutter of the flag so bold His … Continue reading

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REPORTING IN

Good Day to the Blogging World.  I’m checking in to say I live, I move and I have my being in Christ Jesus…..  I got carried away.  😀  I’m checking in to say, “Hello,” with a few newsy kinds of … Continue reading

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WHY BEAT THE LAMB

  Take one lamb without blemish from the flock . . . keep it until the fourteenth day . . . kill it . . .(Ex 12:3-5)  “Children, be careful with the lamb. It must be kept perfect. Daddy has … Continue reading

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THE MAKING OF “me”

(A copy and paste from four years ago – instead of eighty-one, I’m now eighty-five and Alayna is twenty-six.) The browning album crackled from the weight of the fading pictures as my grandchildren turned the page of the wonderland that … Continue reading

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OPPORTUNE MOMENT

This barber keeps overhead cost to a minimum, but his clientele seem not to care.  Requirement for his business was a towel. a stool, and clippers.  Since the tonsorial service was free, older grandson sits patiently while Papa Hayes sees … Continue reading

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WEB OF BONDAGE

You claim you want peace and sweet release, from the things that are holding you down. But you hang on to bad habits and they increase like rabbits. With the upper-hand, they laugh like clowns. They dangle you, jangle you, … Continue reading

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LET’S CHAT

Let’s chat about downsizing.   I invited some friends over for lunch last week.  As I set the table for three, I considered downsizing where it really hurts.  Sixty years ago having lunch together meant husbands and kids also.  Fourteen of … Continue reading

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HATE WITHOUT CAUSE

Butterflies I favor; Hummingbirds bring me pleasure; June bugs I detest. ****************** For those who look for a lesson/moral in my writings – there is one here!  At least for me.  Got it? ****************** Image:  (GERMANY OUT) Zwei Feldmaikaefer Melolontha … Continue reading

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