Today in class we watched a documentary about the Lewis and Clark expedition. Meriweather Lewis’ Newfoundland Dog Seaman pretty much had a starring role in it. He looked just like my Pilot. It was all I could do not to get a little weepy...
No, I’m not talking about Election Season—I’m talking about the string of wedding anniversaries, birthdays, and festive holiday gift giving occasions that are almost upon us. Let me take some of the stress out of it and drop some hints. Here’s one:
Mate Gallery Complete Set of Presidents, 1960s—featuring every President from Washington to Johnson. Could anything be more perfect? I think not.
Girls: It’s time to start dropping hints to mom.
"You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, who had ever been alive."
“Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.”