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Wordless Wednesday: Fun with Frosty

Here is my oldest daughter having fun with her Daddy. It rarely snows in Tidewater Virginia, and NEVER this much at Christmastime.  I know this will be a special memory for her. Speaking of memories, today is my Mother’s birthday. She would have … Continue reading

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In Memory of Mom (12/29/33-7/21/77)

33 years ago today, my mother died. This upcoming  Friday will be the anniversary of both of my parents’ funerals.  We buried them on the same date, 19 years apart. When I was 31 years old, my father died two-day prior to the anniversary … Continue reading

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I Miss You, Dad (5/17/1929-7/19/1996)

Today, July 19th is the 14th anniversary of my Daddy’s death.  He died at the age 67 of advanced prostate cancer which had gone undetected for several years.  By the time he diagnosed with the disease, it had masticated into his bones.  … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dad

Today is my Father’s birthday, he would have been 81 years old.  My Dad was 67 years old when he died of undetected prostrate cancer.  But I’d rather not talk about how he died, but about how he lived… My Dad was an artist.  … Continue reading

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