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“Make New Friends…But Keep the Old”

  Unless it makes more sense to drop them (old friends, that is.) Shakespeare Said It Best:  “Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, Grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel; But do not dull thy palm … Continue reading

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Appreciate Wrong-Way Turns on the Road of Life

(The masters of the French Impressionist school knew the whole was always waaaayyy more than the sum of its parts. In fact, mostly, the individual parts made no sense, until they all came together. Then, the painting became a work … Continue reading

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We Can Never Know Another’s Pain

(Here’s a silent witness who’ll be there for you but never offer his ‘wisdom.’ It’s probably why he’s called “Man’s Best Friend.” Photo by CKMellor, Beaver Lake, Spring 2011) Years ago, I had a girlfriend who looked at me and … Continue reading

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