Category Archives: Reprint

Shrove, Pancake, Fat or Gras

Today is a special day in Christendom with several names and traditions, which, out of curiosity, I once had cause to look into. Following is a reprint, slightly edited, of what I posted on Raindrops many years ago. I was … Continue reading

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Who’s Fran?

I came across this old post from early March of five years ago and can’t resist re-posting. It’s of a conversation that actually took place, believe it or not, while we were sitting in our car at the park, most … Continue reading

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A Seminal and Sentimental Near Miss …

…but not for Cuppa — apparently!!! I have racked my brain and can only think of one more car accident/incident to conclude this rivetting series. As in my recent post, Spared, this was to be another excruciatingly near miss, for … Continue reading

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Spared

Back in August 2008, Cuppa and I had driven to the cottage (aka Riverwood) for the weekend. We were on our way home when we had an excruciatingly close call. Since we missed, it can’t be classified as an accident, … Continue reading

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Slaloming Out of Control

When I chanced to read Ginnie’s blog about her accident and subsequent new vehicle, I didn’t think it would get to this. In the Rearview Mirror, I have already posted about three of my own incidents although one was a … Continue reading

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Hint of Bitter

I promise that this will be the final re-post from Thesha’s wedding more than six years ago. This isn’t cheating, you know, because no one was reading my blog back then anyway.  From June 17 2004. Truth be told, I … Continue reading

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Fairy-Tale Lives

Another re-post to do with Thesha’s wedding: this from June 15 2004. I am back from the wedding. I was going to say that it went off without a hitch, but, of course, there was one — the one for … Continue reading

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