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things i wish i had said, part 77

“I have climbed perhaps the highest mountain in the world, but even that cannot hold a candle to being Barbara’s husband.” — George H.W. Bush in 1994 Safe journeys, Mrs. Bush. A life well-played. “Rhymes with rich” will always be … Continue reading

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well, you had to know this was coming

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life is funny, part 379

Well, hello there My it’s been a long, long time How am I doin’? Oh, I guess that I’m doin’ fine It’s been so long now but it seems now That it was only yesterday Gee, ain’t it funny how … Continue reading

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heart surgeons have no sense of humor

heart surgeon meets with us right after operation. surgeon: blah blah blah blah blah. Laura asks series of questions surgeon: blah blah blah blah blah. turns to me. Any questions? me: Will he be able to play the piano after … Continue reading

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the meaning of life

“Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, there is always … Continue reading

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sweet emotion

Walk this way, walk this way Walk this way, walk this way Ah, just give me a kiss — the prophet tyler I realized today i have NEVER listened to Aerosmith’s first album. I have no idea how this happened. … Continue reading

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Roger and me

“Today’s the day,” he says. “The four minute mile.” Roger just died, so he’s hanging out with me. He’s tired of heaven (gold roads and no cinder) and wants to be back on the track. I guess mine’s as good … Continue reading

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