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I get the call from my friend Steve and I am on my way. Surfs up, man! You’ve got to get over here TODAY!!It’s January 1980 and I am totally stoked to get the call. I’ve loaded the surfboard on the top of the car. I pick up my girlfriend, Kathie, to come watch me ride the big waves. I have my new...
This week has been get the car repaired week. I spent most of the day yesterday getting my wife’s car fixed. This morning I’m sitting in the lobby of the local repair shop waiting on an alignment and oil change on my car.Fair warning. I’m an eavesdropper. If you are willing to have a loud convers...
As I hand the meal to Julie and ask how she is doing today, I sense that all is not right in her world.Every Wednesday I deliver meals to the elderly and infirm for Meal On Wheels. Over time you create a relationship with people that you normally wouldn’t be in contact with in your day to day lif...
Man, I hope I don’t twist my ankle again, I think to myself as I walk down the cobblestone path. Mom and Dad are going to kill me. Of course, I go on thinking to myself, it’s their fault. Whenever Mawmaw and Pawpaw come to visit from Tennessee we go to the oddest tourist attractions. And they mak...
Heart pounding, legs screaming and feeling sick to my stomach, I round the corner of the Mexico pavilion at EPCOT. I know that I am near the end of the Disney Marathon and that it will soon be over. Another marathon in the books. This won’t be a world record or even a personal best but, at lea...