Monthly Archives: June 2012

At the North Sea

We spent almost three hours on a boat from Bremen to Bremerhaven, a huge port on the North Sea.  I spent a couple of hours there (after antipasto and wine followed by some gelato) in an Emigration Museum.  There were … Continue reading

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Dance of the Dead

Thirteen of us stood in a cavernous cathedral this morning and sang for about a half hour, followed later by a couple more songs.  The theme of the art work in the cathedral was the Dance of the Dead, works … Continue reading

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Almost Lost my Man-Card

I didn’t know the rules.  To be fair, they changed quickly and without warning.  I should have known that when a Guy says the words “it’s a load bearing wall” the response has nothing to do with the actual status … Continue reading

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I kept hoping and it happened!

For some crazy reason I actually thought it would happen.  I was determined whether or not it happened.  Then it was just an offhand comment when Nephew Bill and I were out taking a walk in the neighborhood here in … Continue reading

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Another Adventure Begins

I am in Dallas, Texas so that I can attend a couple of choir rehearsals before our small chamber choir of thirteen leaves for Northern Germany.  This adventure will include a week on my own wandering in Poland trying to … Continue reading

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Confiscated Booze

That was only one of the topics at a unique gathering of Youth and the Geezer.  I had forgotten lots and didn’t know much more about what was going on when we were gathered in that Camp in the mountains … Continue reading

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I Wonder if it’s Time

Two years has been quietly lying in the back of my mind as the minimum span of time needed to allow the new self to emerge after such a major change in life as the loss of a Loved One.  … Continue reading

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