Monthly Archives: December 2008

my sentiments, exactly.

I just finished a Larry McMurtry book called ‘When the light goes.’  It’s the continuing saga of Duane Moore, a sixty something oilman who first showed up years ago in ‘The Last Picture Show.’, both a book and a movie. … Continue reading

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monday morning at grandma’s.

Susie and I are watching our granddaughter, Riley Marie, during the holiday break. She showed up this morning and wanted to play barber. I was volunteered to be the customer. It wasn’t long before she tired of being a barber … Continue reading

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A real surprise.

On Christmas evening, we were surprised (and shocked) when our kids gave us a new television for Christmas. The screen size is 11 inches bigger than any TV we’ve ever had. We were not expecting anything like that and it … Continue reading

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pretty funny.

I’m not really a youtube browser but my daughter, Julie sent me this. When the smaller snake jumps on the newsman, watch his reaction.

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Christmas photo minus 2

An impromptu Christmas photo of the family. Unfortunately, Joe and Michele were not here to top off our Christmas.  However, later the next day, We were able, with the magic of the internet, to see and talk to them using … Continue reading

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A real Christmas scene.

Just don’t tell the ACLU. Christmas time in Loogootee, In                  Photo by Jason Grindstaff

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It must be Christmas.

Susie and I  bought our traditional half gallon of eggnog today for our traditional whiskey and eggnog highball on Christmas eve. It was delicious. I really like the taste of eggnog this time of year although the thick stuff tends … Continue reading

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No Christmas picture this year.

I have been making plans to take my annual Christmas picture and put it out here. In preparation for that, Susie cut my hair yesterday. A little later, my brother-in-law Donnie, stopped in and just in passing, happened to make a … Continue reading

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Sometimes it pays to be old.

I was talking to my friend, Ken House, a Las Vegas area resident and RV’er, the other evening . We were discussing the Wireless Air card that many RV’ers have purchased in order to access the internet no matter where they … Continue reading

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A lot of work

This guy went to a lot of trouble.

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