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Diaries published: 68 (5 days since last diary on Mon May 25, 2015 at 12:33 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 1404 (4 days since last comment on Mon May 25, 2015 at 05:26 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 3129

Total Comment Ratings: 6116

Most Recommended Diary: Dear Mr. Alan Simpson: An Apology, 208 comments, 453 recommends

People Following scribe: 83

scribe's Most Recent Diaries:

Dear Little Brother If you'd lived through Viet Nam, who would you be now? For one thing, you'd 69 years old, still six years younger than me. I still giggle when I remember how , as a child, you ...
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Comment Count 15 comments on Mon May 25, 2015 at 12:33 PM PDT with 89 Recommends
It sits over there behind a screen because I do not want to see it. It is an unwelcome guest, no matter how much oxygen it can deliver. And it's ugly. So is the 60lb O2 tank in the storeroom to use ...
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Comment Count 8 comments on Fri May 08, 2015 at 03:46 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
You get up early on Sunday so you can get the kids all gussied up in their best clothes for Sunday school and church. Then you get into your own Sunday best, which starts with the hated girdle with ...
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Comment Count 142 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2014 at 03:15 PM PST with 372 Recommends
I was so in love with my country back in 1945. I was five, and I can remember standing as tall as I could, and saluting every soldier I saw, begging to be allowed to go on base to watch the drill ...
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Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Jul 04, 2014 at 08:58 PM PDT with 121 Recommends
To my dear long-dead brother on Memorial Day 2013: Once again, time to honor your memory with my words. You were only 20 years old when you left for Viet Nam and then came back in a box covered ...
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Comment Count 15 comments on Mon May 27, 2013 at 12:05 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
This is an invitation to join in a powerful plea for protection of our President and his family. Send positive thoughts, good energies, prayers, wishes, however you feel comfortable in asking and ...
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Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 02:32 PM PDT with 18 Recommends

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