Tag Archives: kindness

Twenty Minutes at the Post Office

The post office had a longer than usual wait time today.  As I became another link in the chain, I couldn’t help but notice a young man with a guitar strapped to his back.  He had apparently stepped out of the boredom line to look … Continue reading

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The Cab Ride

Originally posted on 50 Shades of Gray Hair:
  I arrived at the address and honked the horn.  After waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked. ‘Just a minute’, answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something being dragged across…

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Pretend You Didn’t See Me

Happy May Day! I recall my mom telling us stories about May Day when she was growing up. Maypoles and ribbons…..hiding little woven baskets on doorsteps and hurrying away before you were caught. When our boys were young, they loved … Continue reading

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Use Time ~ Don’t Lose It!

This has been the week in our fair state of Oklahoma, as in the majority of the states, of time change.  The dreaded “Spring Forward”and losing an hour.  As you can already tell, it doesn’t set well by me.  This occurred … Continue reading

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Broken Windows

Broken windows and empty hallways, a pale dead moon in a sky streaked with grey. Human kindness is overflowing, and I think it’s gonna rain today. Scarecrows dressed in the latest styles, the frozen smiles to chase love away. Human … Continue reading

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“Just because an animal is large, it doesn’t mean he doesn’t want kindness; however big Tigger seems to be, remember that he wants as much kindness as Roo.” ―    A.A. Milne,    Winnie-the-Pooh

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My Pleasure ~

When I was a little girl, I recall on a few occasions going with my father to get license plates for the cars or  maybe a driver’s license. In Oklahoma, we refer to these places as “The Tag Agency”.  Mrs. … Continue reading

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Bullfrogs and Butterflies

Have a great weekend, friends!  (and be nice to each other 🙂 )

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And Now on a Personal Note ~

Today is a rather personal issue that I’ll be sharing.  Personal, but one that I suspect many of you have experienced.  I batted it back and forth, on blogging it.  But then while talking to my sister, her words were, … Continue reading

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