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Another letter to my Senator

“…….the country going through an impeachment trial would be traumatic and I think we should avoid that if possible.” – Lindsey Graham Speaking on behalf of everyone in my family let me assure you that going through an impeachment trial … Continue reading

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Letter to Lindsey Graham….and we will deserve it

Dear Senator Graham; Back in May of 2016 you tweeted the following (remember Senator Graham there is always a tweet) “If we nominate Trump, we will get destroyed…….and we will deserve it.” How prophetic. Obviously something very dramatic has happened … Continue reading

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Trump, reaping what he sows

Michael Wolff told NBC’s Today show that Mr Trump’s staff “all say he is like a child. What they mean by that is he has the need for instant gratification. It’s all about him. This man does not read, does not … Continue reading

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Old sticks

When my wife and I travel around we like to go to antique stores. I love old things, tools, pottery, plates, stuff. I like to hold old items and feel their past. I think about the people who made it, … Continue reading

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The Folly of history, heritage and culture

Folly Beach is a town located on a sliver of sand known as Folly Island in Charleston County, South Carolina. As you cross the bridge to the island, over Folly Creek, there is an old boat on the side of … Continue reading

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Will this be Trump’s Watergate?

“Watergate just happened to come along at the same time as the demand for honesty in relations between the sexes, in advertising, in ecology, in almost everything. It just stumbled into that great big elephant trap that had already been … Continue reading

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Trump: Who are you or better still who do you want to be?

Want to know what kind of “look” Donald J. Trump is trying to emulate? I am a history buff and love reading biographies about historical figures. I am currently reading a book about Robert E. Lee, a man who was … Continue reading

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