-Dec. 27, a pleasant spring-like day

It feels like mid March.  No air stirs the tree branches anywhere.  The temp in is the upper 4os (f) and quite warm if the sun touches you anywhere.  Overhead the planes lazily spread their contrails uniformly. and the jetstream slowly pushes them...

A GREAT HOLIDAY, MERRY CHRISTMAS, HAPPY NEW YEAR

To people of all faiths and belief systems,  may this be a happy season and the beginning of a bright new year.  We are all family,  I'm going to try to behave like it for the next year.  That's my new year resolution.

FUN PLAYING DOCTORS AND NURSES

If you actually knew me, I am a rather uptight person.  I cannot permit myself to  use vulgar or suggestive language around women. It is an absolute rule, yet I do so in blogging sometimes -- it's a sort of catharsis.  trying to loosen up a little. ...

"A Day that will Live in Infamy..."

WAS IT??    A day very much like today, where I am.  Coolish, not cold. Mostly cloudy.  People running here and there as the weekend passes.  Just a few days now and then it will be Christmas day.  A Sunday!   Just a typical Sunday.   A day to be...

Few of us can remember the world before Elizabeth Taylor...

      But I can. I remember reading the big Life Magazine spread as they announced that she was going to get the girls part in National Velvet, That her family and big Hollywood guns were betting on her. English. She did sound it at the time....