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Give Thanks

Thanksgiving Day      In 1863, Abraham Lincoln appointed Thanksgiving Day as a national holiday.  He designated it to be the final Thursday in November.  That year the North and the South were in the throes of the Civil War.  However, Lincoln saw that despite the war, there was still prosperity...

We Are A Complete Series

This fall (2019) I waited impatiently for the movie Downton Abbey to be released. It’s based on the wildly popular television series that was on PBS from 2010 - 2015. I discovered Downton when one of my daughters binged watched it and recommended it to me. It was one of...

Veteran’s Day

     Today is Veteran’s Day.  The picture that comes to my mind on Veteran’s Day is that from the famous Life magazine cover that shows a WWII soldier kissing that woman at the end of the war. Both of those people were strangers to one another, but many ofthose WWII...

What Will Leak Out?

What would you think if you saw a sign on a closed door that said, “Do not open! All the dark will leak out.”? I don’t know about you, but it would give me the creeps.   Darkness reminds me of Bela Lugosi (Count Dracula 1933) and his scary, glowing...