Letters from North America

Death to Traitors!

Growing old is not for the faint of heart

I know, I know you probably get tired of me talking about what happens to you as you get older. Well, kiddo, I want you to think of what I am telling you as a sort of Public Service Announcement. Yeah, that’s it a PSA. We used to get these so-called PSA’s in a variety...

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“Run, run, the sky is falling” – Chicken Little

“Run, run, the sky is falling” – Chicken Little That just about sums up the past week here, doesn’t it? Before you get your knickers in a wad and get mad at me, please understand that I am not diminishing the problems, deaths or injuries that anyone affected by the...

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YOUR HONOR?

I suppose everyone would like to be recognized for the accomplishments in their lives. We all are looking for those elusive ’15 minutes of fame’ aren’t we? Some of us get it by working hard and becoming doctors or politicians or media personalities. Some of us don’t...

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Too Much Information for Me…..

“In the old days” How many times did we hear that from our parents and grandparents? More times than I can count. But you know, I can recall working with a land line telephone (that’s one attached to the wall by a wire) and a pager (small compact device that gave you...

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Everything changes …sooner or later

Someone sent me a photo the other day of a plastic insert that we used to use to put into a 45 record so it would play on a regular turntable. One of those little round things. I am thinking that  what I just said might not make any sense at all to someone under 40...

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Between 65 And Death by Peary Perry

Many of us are between 65 and death. I didn’t write this, but these are good thoughts to keep in mind, no matter how old or young you are. 01 – It’s time to use the money you saved up. Use it and enjoy it. Don’t just keep it for those who may have no notion of the...

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