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When The Folks Here At . . .

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. . .Sunrise of Gilbert tell me

they have trouble remembering things,

I tell them to forget about it.

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May 11, 2022 at 3:00 am

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Many People Born With Silver Spoons . . .

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. . . in their mouths,

grow up

unable to stir for themselves.

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March 15, 2022 at 3:00 am

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I Shoulda Been a Boxer . . .

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It’s too late now, of course,

but it’s only career I can think of

in which you can wake up and find yourself rich.

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March 13, 2022 at 3:00 am

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I Find It Odd . . .

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. . .that not all numbers

can be divided by 2.

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March 4, 2022 at 3:00 am

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The More I Hear . . .

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. . .read, learn and am told about social media,

the more I come to realize

that it’s really anti-social.

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March 2, 2022 at 3:00 am

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We Are Born to Die . . .

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. . . and whether the in-between is

delightful, disappointing or disgusting

is up to us.

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February 22, 2022 at 3:00 am

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Be Thankful . . .

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. . . after lamenting over the things you wanted but didn’t get,

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for all those things you don’t want that you don’t have.

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February 12, 2022 at 3:00 am

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There’s a Good Side to a Bore . . .

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. . .they rarely talk about other people.

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February 10, 2022 at 3:00 am

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During Flashbacks . . .

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. . . a memories-recall session I honcho a couple of times a week, we touched on what our favorite topic or quote was.

It occurred to me I really don’t have one, but I do have a prime mantra/rule-of-thumb:

“When In Doubt, Pray .”

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That doesn’t mean kneeling down and reciting catechismal writings. It just means saying “I need help” or “thanks” or “what do You what me to do” when you hit those critical corners of daily living.

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January 24, 2022 at 3:00 am

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Gardeners Are the Original Optimists . . .

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. . . because they truly believe that what you put down must rise up.

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January 11, 2022 at 3:00 am

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