Monthly Archives: August 2016

Today’s find: Squadron

I could hear the piston engines – their menacing murmur – long before I actually saw the planes the other evening.

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Today’s find: Narrow gate

Apparently, our granddaughter’s first attempt to negotiate a narrow gate at the local playground didn’t go all that well yesterday.
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Today’s find: Dry bones

Live long enough, and you’re bound to encounter it I suppose: A feeling of utter helplessness.

‘So what do you do?’ a friend asked, as he shared the story of a 31-year-old step-niece who’s turning tricks to support her drug addiction.

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Today’s find: Ends of the earth

It took almost 37 years, but we finally made our ‘honeymoon’ trip to Ireland this summer.

My dear wife teases me about that every once in a while: How long it took us (i.e., me) to get our act together and visit the land of her ancestors’ birth.

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Today’s find: Moonshot

We’re making a little progress, my brothers and I, in the effort to help our Mom downsize from the home of our youth. Yesterday, our clean-out day unearthed a front-page treasure that had been squirreled away in a steamer trunk for the past 47 years or so.

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Today’s find: Going for it

Standing over the shot last Saturday afternoon, I think I was feeling a little like Peter must have felt when Jesus told him to step out of the boat.

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