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Mother’s Advice . . .

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. . . was among the topics covered during my weekly phone chat with brother Lou.

I recalled ma’s admonition, “You can’t swim in there, it’s too deep.”

He dredged up, “You can’t go swimming in the rain, you’ll get wet.”

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October 17, 2021 at 9:25 pm

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My Family Doctor Told Me At Our Last Meeting . . .

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. . .that my health issues and ailments are pretty well age-related.

When I asked what I can do about that,

he said I should just lie about my age.

— Cecil Scaglione

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October 3, 2015 at 10:14 am

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When you drop the ball …

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… don’t expect a good bounce.

— Cecil Scaglione, Mature Life Features

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October 25, 2011 at 12:05 am

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If you do the right thing…

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… you’re likely to please no one but you’ll probably surprise a helluva lot of people.

— Cecil Scaglione, Mature Life Features

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October 19, 2011 at 12:05 am

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Adversity is Easy to Handle …

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… when it’s someone else’s.

— Cecil Scaglione, Mature Life Features

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October 1, 2011 at 12:05 am

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When you try to work with people …

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… and still get something done, very few have anything to contribute and the vast majority give advice.

– Cecil Scaglione, Mature Life Features

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September 4, 2011 at 9:15 pm

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