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  •  Earth calling OH!! (1+ / 0-)
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    occams hatchet

    Actually LoE calling OH.  I sent you an e-mail a few days back (about Friday Night at the...), and with no reply jumped into an unrelated thread to direct you to the e-mail.  Still waiting for a reply...

    "Every single Democratic candidate is immeasurably better than what we have in the White House now." - Sen. Joe Biden paraphrased

    by Land of Enchantment on Thu May 17, 2007 at 06:52:37 PM PDT

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    •  Geez, sorry, LOE - (0+ / 0-)

      I stuck my reply to you in my "Drafts" folder by mistake; look for it in your Inbox.

      D'oh!

      As nightfall does not come all at once, neither does oppression. - Justice William O. Douglas

      by occams hatchet on Fri May 18, 2007 at 12:27:36 AM PDT

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      •  My bad. (1+ / 0-)
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        Neglected to look in your "Drafts" folder.  What was I thinking?

        "Every single Democratic candidate is immeasurably better than what we have in the White House now." - Sen. Joe Biden paraphrased

        by Land of Enchantment on Fri May 18, 2007 at 08:10:31 AM PDT

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        •  It's those damn Internets! (0+ / 0-)

          All the tubes and trucks get me so confused!!

          Great diary, BTW. Great. I hope it helped you deal with your friend's passing.

          As nightfall does not come all at once, neither does oppression. - Justice William O. Douglas

          by occams hatchet on Sat May 19, 2007 at 07:14:04 AM PDT

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          •  Thinking about him this morning, too. (1+ / 0-)
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            The neighbors goats have been sticking their heads through the fence (field wire on top of 4 barbed wire strands) and munching on the June berry shrubs - really doing some damage.  So I added another layer - chicken wire this time - to keep their little noses out!

            So, of course, I thought of my friend.  Because 10 years ago, he was managing a property that had a forest fire come through.  Talk about bad luck!  That little vacation cabin burned to the ground.  But the outhouse was untouched - the flames just missed it.  Sheesh!!

            The fire killed all the junipers.  And we cut and loaded a couple truckloads of 'em.  Those are my fence posts - the very ones I was affixing the chicken wire to.  It's good to have those kinds of reminders and memories, I guess.  And I can promise you, I never got so sentimental about the fence posts while he was still alive!  So I was laughing at myself a little, too.

            "Every single Democratic candidate is immeasurably better than what we have in the White House now." - Sen. Joe Biden paraphrased

            by Land of Enchantment on Sat May 19, 2007 at 09:47:13 AM PDT

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            •  I got a warm feeling from (0+ / 0-)

              that story, LOE. I'm betting some of your friend's spirit is in those posts, and that he was laughing at your sentimentality, right along with you.

              Take care.

              As nightfall does not come all at once, neither does oppression. - Justice William O. Douglas

              by occams hatchet on Sat May 19, 2007 at 11:21:01 AM PDT

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