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In Loving Memory ….

Memory: the faculty by which the mind stores and remembers information something remembered from the past   We sat on the curb on the side of the street almost nightly and laughed at things that at the time would make us laugh so hard that we would both start crying. Now, honestly, for the life of me I can’t remember ...

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Quincy

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    Quincy According to the Urban Dictionary, Quincy is a word that describes someone as being very funny, nice, cool and attractive. Generally, it just means that someone is an all around good person. I’ll change the word person to puppy. “No Quincy!” I say probably hundreds of times a day, sometimes it feels like I say this phrase ...

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Friend

Live What You Love

Friend (noun):  A person whom one knows and with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically exclusive of sexual or family relations. I’ve grown up knowing that I have never been a person to have a lot of friends, but the ones I have, I consider them to be close friends and I keep them, forever. People often ...

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Favorite

My favorite thing during the holiday season is the mantel full of friendship, love and joy.

Favorite (n): A person or thing that is well liked by someone.   For those that celebrate Christmas it is often said that Christmastime is the most wonderful and most favorite time of the year. I celebrate Christmas so I can’t speak for those who celebrate other holidays but I imagine the feeling is similar. I have been thinking a ...

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Max

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Max [maks] Abbreviation: Maximum Noun: Max – a maximum amount or setting Adverb: Max – at the most Verb: Max – reach or cause to reach the limit of capacity or ability   The text message said “Mom, something is really wrong with Max.” I was in Seattle, my kids were home, alone, in Redmond. It wasn’t their first time ...

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