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  •  No, I haven't... (4+ / 0-)
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    do you mean Nursing homes in Louisiana?  

    I for one am tired of pandering to perpetrators --- many of whom are opposed to any discussion however it comes. -- soothsayer99 DPK Caucus

    by princss6 on Sat Jul 02, 2011 at 02:21:07 PM PDT

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    •  Yes-so many older people in nursing homes are (5+ / 0-)

      stories waiting to be heard,stories that need to be heard and re-told.
      But I think you know this! :)
       Ladies telling me what it was like,to be loaded into company trucks,and taken to the centre of town,to celebrate the end of WWI.
       And what it was like for them, and many of their mothers,
      to be voting for the first time-
       One of my gentleman had been in a WWI sub-
      I met women who had been nurses during the 30s' and 40s',who I would rather have had as my DON,the the harridan we were burdened with.....
       It was so cool-they were so cool.

      Conservatism is killing this country. Jayden

      by swampyankee on Sat Jul 02, 2011 at 02:56:59 PM PDT

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