Tag Archives: Cats


I’m all in favor of new words—keeps our minds alert and all that. The latest is “meh,” that is not only useful, it means just as it sounds: “I don’t care,” “Who cares?” “So what?” “Eh?” or just “Bo-o-o-ring!” It … Continue reading

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Harry and Tonto, the Movie

This is the story of an elderly man, Harry, traveling across the country with Tonto, his equally elderly cat. It is about learning to accept—and even enjoy—life’s inevitable changes. It is my all-time favorite movie and one of Art Carney’s … Continue reading

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Hot Dogs and Coffee

About the time of our high school years, there was a tiny diner on a triangular piece of land at the corner of Long Lane and Marshall Road, across from the huge gas storage tank.  And it was very tiny, … Continue reading

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