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  •  These are always a delight, all the more now... (5+ / 0-)

    when we need to return to ground from our states of emotions both high and low (schadenfreude and for us Easterners, Sandyfear)....doc's stories do it for me.

    "Are you bluish? You don't look bluish," attributed to poet Roger Joseph McGough, for the Beatles' Yellow Submarine (1968).

    by BlueStateRedhead on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 07:05:10 PM PST

    •  I take no joy from the recent elections. (4+ / 0-)

      I DO take some satisfaction that cooler heads have prevailed.  Joy would mean that I take delight that someone lost, and to be honest I am sort of that way watching the idiot West try to justify his existence.  But that is a rare thing.

      I think that the People have spoken from a very deep place, and have said that it is time for our Nation to take a new, bold, and Progressive direction.

      I very much appreciate the very kind words that you said about my attempts at communication.  Should I compile these stories into a book that I might sell for income?

      Warmest regards,

      Doc

      I would rather die from the acute effects of a broken heart than from the chronic effects of an empty heart. Copyright, Dr. David W. Smith, 2011

      by Translator on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 07:41:06 PM PST

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      •  Yes to your question about the book (2+ / 0-)
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        arizonablue, Translator

        I have been reading your diaries with great pleasure for the last couple of years and have often thought you should combine them into a book.  They are always lively and come from a good heart.

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