Letters from North America

Death to Traitors!

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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Nope, not going to happen.

You and I both realize that the genesis of this country was founded upon the concept of free speech. I may not like or agree with you, but as they say you have to right to say it, even if it makes me angry. As I mentioned before, in growing up in Houston, we had 3...

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No news is GOOD news!!!

By now you have probably figured out that I am not a young person. In fact, I am old, but still young at heart and in spirit. But from time to time, I have to drop back and compare some of the things we are living through these days with the things I lived with long...

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Do I really need one of these? Does anyone need one of these?

Ok…so lets just get it over with and say it out loud… ‘We are glad to see this year go away and we welcome a new year for all of us.’ If anyone can think of anything good that came out of this year that you really were impressed by, please let me know right away. So...

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Traits of Old People (of which, I’m one)

There seems to be a trend among those younger than me, which is the majority of the world, to have less stuff, rather than more stuff. I for one, have lots of stuff. In fact, I have so much stuff, I don’t know how much stuff I actually have. Old people do this kind of...

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Growing old. Where to start?

Somehow or another, 78 years has just crept up on me. I tend to think I am too young to be this old, but here I am. What in the world happened? One year I was in elementary school, enjoying recess, square dancing and  BAM..the next thing I know I am having to try and...

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