With a 50 percent divorce rate in the US in 2022, I am very lucky to still have both my parents alive at their ages and for them to still be married. In fact, they will celebrate their 64th anniversary on December 21. Sixty-four years of wedded bliss.
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On Thursday I got my “big girl” surgery at the vet in Caldwell. On the drive over there down South TX 36, my dad pointed out that we are having an actual fall this year. The turning leaves were very pretty on the side of the road.
Iwork very hard at staying away from drama. I like simple things and I like things in working order. The trouble is that’s not real life.
Joe was a drunk who was miraculously converted at The Bowery Mission. A word about the Bowery and the Mission: Once a place of residences for the rich and famous of lower Manhattan, in the late 19th century the Bowery slid to become New York’s notorious area of prostitution, saloons, brothels, cheap merchandise, poverty and the flop houses that came with it.
This soup is so good that Mom and her sous chef, Dad, made it twice in one week. I think it came from the wife of that couple trying to make Waco a place somebody would want to visit. Difficult task, that.