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FReeper Canteen ~ Fabulous FRiday Favorites ~ 26 April 2013
April 25, 2013 | Canteen Crew

Posted on 04/25/2013 6:01:16 PM PDT by beachn4fun

FR CANTEEN MISSION STATEMENT

Showing support and boosting the morale
of our military and our allied military
and the family members of the above.
Honoring those who have served before.

Fabulous FRiday
FAVORITES

Tell us your favorite
Book.


The Good Book?

Come on in and join the conversation.

Remember, the Canteen is a family friendly place.
We welcome the military, our allies, and their families.
Continued prayers for the success and completion of your mission.
Prayers for your safe return home.



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1 posted on 04/25/2013 6:01:16 PM PDT by beachn4fun
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To: beachn4fun

Freep mail me to be on or off the Daily Bread ping list


The Best Season Yet

April 26, 2013

Life is a lot like the weather . . . it’s seasonal. It has a way of pushing us into the next season whether we like it or not. And when pushed into the next season, we are often uncertain and even fearful of what it might hold for us.

This is especially true of later seasons of life, when we are haunted by thoughts such as: Will I be left all alone? Will my health hold up? Will my money last? Will my mind stay fresh? As with every season of life, we have to make a choice—to waste the season in fearful thoughts or, as Paul says, make “the best use of the time, because the days are evil” (Eph. 5:16 esv).

Regardless of your season, you can count on God’s faithfulness. He says, “‘I will never leave you nor forsake you.’ So we may boldly say: ‘The Lord is my helper; I will not fear’” (Heb. 13:5-6).

Because you have God’s presence and provision, you can make the most of your time in every season by following Jesus closely, spending time in His Word and prayer, loving and forgiving more freely than ever before, and serving others with joy and generosity.

God has blessed us with our present season—make the most of it!

Lord, give me the grace to accept life right where
it has put me, and help me to overcome the fear
that would waste my days. Give me the wisdom
and desire to make every day count for You.
Life matters—make the most of it!

Read: Ephesians 5:15-21

See then that you walk circumspectly, . . . redeeming the time, because the days are evil. —Ephesians 5:15-16
Bible in a Year:
2 Samuel 23-24; Luke 19:1-27


2 posted on 04/25/2013 6:01:37 PM PDT by The Mayor (Honesty means never having to look over your shoulder.)
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To: beachn4fun








REQUEST PERMISSION TO COME ABOARD



CHARLESTOWN, Mass. (Jan. 14, 2008) The first major snowfall of the New Year blankets the USS Constitution. Despite the weather "Old Ironsides," remained open for free public tours. At 210 years-old, USS Constitution is the oldest commissioned warship afloat in the world, manned by 67 active-duty United States Sailors and visited by nearly half a million visitors annually. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Eric Brown (Released)

GOD BLESS AND PROTECT OUR TROOPS AND OUR BELOVED NATION!!!





Boston, Oct. 21, 2009 - Boatswains Mate 2nd Class Philip Gagnon pipes as USS Constitution performs an underway demonstration in honor of the three-masted wooden frigate's 212th birthday. (U.S. Navy photo by Airman Mark Alexander/Released).
(Click for Bosun’s Whistle)




USS Constitution's 1812 Marine Guard fire vintage Springfield flintlock muskets during the ship's underway. "Old Ironsides" was underway for the "Constitution Day Cruise," which is conducted to thank the family and supporters of Constitution. U.S. Navy photo by Airman Nick Lyman (Released)

OUR TROOPS ROCK!!!!!!!








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

3 posted on 04/25/2013 6:01:38 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska; E.G.C.; GodBlessUSA; LUV W; Arrowhead1952; HiJinx; txradioguy; AZamericonnie; ...

PING ~ A ~ LING


4 posted on 04/25/2013 6:02:00 PM PDT by beachn4fun (Why are Hispanics being given special treatment?)
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To: beachn4fun

Moby Dick


5 posted on 04/25/2013 6:02:36 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: beachn4fun
Thanks, beachy, for today's Fabulous FRiday Favorites: Your Favorite Book.


6 posted on 04/25/2013 6:05:43 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

My favorite book (wore out one reading it an now on the second one) is “Point Of Impact” by Stephen Hunter. Second most favorite is “Marine Sniper” the story of Carlos Hathcock. Then of course, anything, anything written by Mark Twain.


7 posted on 04/25/2013 6:07:10 PM PDT by SkyDancer (Live your life in such a way that the Westboro church will want to picket your funeral.)
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To: The Mayor; ConorMacNessa; SandRat; All

Hello Veterans, wherever you are!!


8 posted on 04/25/2013 6:08:30 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand.
9 posted on 04/25/2013 6:09:32 PM PDT by Publius
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To: ConorMacNessa
Permission Granted!


10 posted on 04/25/2013 6:11:03 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

Animal Farm & 1984 — first time I learned of totalitarianism when I read them in High school.


11 posted on 04/25/2013 6:12:35 PM PDT by SMGFan (SMGfan is not "Sub Machine Gun" fan)
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To: The Mayor
And in first....The Mayor grabs the gold!!


12 posted on 04/25/2013 6:12:50 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Kathy in Alaska

Maddi is quick! Chased her all over the house today.


13 posted on 04/25/2013 6:13:23 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Kathy in Alaska




Thanks very much, Kathy!

***HUGS***



Coming aboard as we speak. Rendering Hand Salutes to our National Colors and to the Officer of the Deck!








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

14 posted on 04/25/2013 6:13:28 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: ConorMacNessa
And a single second behind....Mac snags the silver!!


15 posted on 04/25/2013 6:14:21 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

I have a large history library, particularly World War 2. If I had to pick one that stands out it would be John Toland’s “The Rising Sun.” But there are many others that come close.

My favorite children’s book is “Go Dog Go” by P. D. Eastman. You just can’t beat a great big dog party at the top of a tree.


16 posted on 04/25/2013 6:15:01 PM PDT by henkster (I have one more cow than my neighbor. I am a kulak.)
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To: Kathy in Alaska

Thank you Kathy!~


17 posted on 04/25/2013 6:18:12 PM PDT by The Mayor (Honesty means never having to look over your shoulder.)
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To: SandRat
And rounding out the top three....Sand bags the bronze!!


18 posted on 04/25/2013 6:26:09 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun; GodBlessUSA; Mrs.Nooseman; Kathy in Alaska; AZamericonnie; HiJinx; Colonel_Flagg; ...

There Is A Beautiful
Full Moon Out There Tonight!
(Called the Pink Moon)



Suzanne Ciani~Full Moon Sonata

Barry Manilow~Moonlight Serenade.wma

Paul Hardcastle~Midnight Moon

Mannheim Steamroller~Midnight On A Full Moon

Michael Buble~Moondance.wma

Frank Sinatra~Fly Me To The Moon

GOD BLESS OUR TROOPS!

19 posted on 04/25/2013 6:32:00 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos!)
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To: beachn4fun






Here bygynneth the Book of the Tales of Caunterbury

By Geoffrey Chaucer

Whan that Aprill, with his shoures soote
The droghte of March hath perced to the roote
And bathed every veyne in swich licour,
Of which vertu engendred is the flour;
Whan Zephirus eek with his sweete breeth
Inspired hath in every holt and heeth
The tendre croppes, and the yonge sonne
Hath in the Ram his halfe cours yronne,
And smale foweles maken melodye,
That slepen al the nyght with open eye-
(So priketh hem Nature in hir corages);
Thanne longen folk to goon on pilgrimages
And palmeres for to seken straunge strondes
To ferne halwes, kowthe in sondry londes;
And specially from every shires ende
Of Engelond, to Caunterbury they wende,
The hooly blisful martir for to seke
That hem hath holpen, whan that they were seeke.

Bifil that in that seson, on a day,
In Southwerk at the Tabard as I lay
Redy to wenden on my pilgrymage
To Caunterbury with ful devout corage,
At nyght was come into that hostelrye
Wel nyne and twenty in a compaignye
Of sondry folk, by aventure yfalle
In felaweshipe, and pilgrimes were they alle,
That toward Caunterbury wolden ryde.
The chambres and the stables weren wyde,
And wel we weren esed atte beste;
And shortly, whan the sonne was to reste,
So hadde I spoken with hem everichon
That I was of hir felaweshipe anon,
And made forward erly for to ryse
To take our wey, ther as I yow devyse.








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

20 posted on 04/25/2013 6:32:00 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: henkster
If I had to pick one that stands out it would be John Toland’s “The Rising Sun.”

I was planning to bring this up for discussion on Homer's thread prior to the 70th anniversary of Operation Citadel but if you've read it, what is your opinion of The Forgotten Soldier by Guy Sajer?

21 posted on 04/25/2013 6:38:36 PM PDT by fso301
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To: Kathy in Alaska; The Mayor
Very hard to beat the Mayor - he stands in good with the Lord!



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

22 posted on 04/25/2013 6:39:22 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: beachn4fun
Evening Canteen!!!!!

How is everyone?
23 posted on 04/25/2013 6:40:26 PM PDT by CMS (I have not heard any politcians say how to take away guns from criminals, just law abiding citizens)
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To: beachn4fun; All






Supporting our Soldiers, Sailors, Marines, Airmen, and Coast Guardsmen
at more than 1,000 places across the U. S. and around the world.

~Tribute to Our Troops~


24 posted on 04/25/2013 6:45:41 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: LUV W; Kathy in Alaska; txradioguy; beachn4fun; StarCMC; Lady Jag; laurenmarlowe; tomkow6; ...

25 posted on 04/25/2013 6:55:59 PM PDT by Arrowhead1952 (President Bush took the war on terror to them, and 0 bummer brought it to our soil.)
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To: Arrowhead1952
Looks yummy, Arrowhead! Can I have a fix on your location?



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

26 posted on 04/25/2013 6:58:43 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska; laurenmarlowe; BIGLOOK; alfa6; EsmeraldaA; SandRat; mylife; TMSuchman; PROCON; ...








Welcome To All Who Enter This Canteen, To Our Serving Military, To Our Veterans, To All Military Families, To Our FRiends and To Our Allies!



Missing Man Setting

Robert Schumann - Traumerei
(Click)

Never Forget The Brave Men And Women Who Gave Their Lives To Secure Our Freedom!!








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

27 posted on 04/25/2013 7:01:31 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: LUV W

Beautiful blue sky all day so far, Luv. Hope that means a chance to see the full moon later.

Sunset...9:49pm

Hope your day turned out better than it started...no more headache.


28 posted on 04/25/2013 7:02:31 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: Kathy in Alaska

It’s not bad. I am getting random pricks of pain that I wouldn’t think would be part of the shingles, but since I know they are, I can ignore them! The doctor said I was progressing nicely and had a really huge amount of rash. Not quite what I’d want to hear. LOL!


29 posted on 04/25/2013 7:05:03 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos!)
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To: ConorMacNessa

Oh my gosh...shades of school. We had to memorize that first part.


30 posted on 04/25/2013 7:06:15 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: fso301

I have read it. There have been questions raised about it’s authenticity. There is apparently no record of a Guy Sajer in the German archives. I don’t know; if not a real story about a real Alsatian in the Waffen SS, I don’t doubt that it was an accurate portrayal of what life was like gor a German soldier during WW2.


31 posted on 04/25/2013 7:06:44 PM PDT by henkster (I have one more cow than my neighbor. I am a kulak.)
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To: ConorMacNessa

Good evening, Mac...*HUGS*...a good commute?

We have had beautiful blue sky all day, but it is blowing like a banshee, and has been all day.


32 posted on 04/25/2013 7:15:25 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: beachn4fun

Jane Eyre

:)


33 posted on 04/25/2013 7:22:09 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska
Yes - shades of School! I first read that work in 1965 in my senior year of HS and loved it! I wrote a paper that year on "The Miller's Tale." In my undergrad days, I took several courses in medieval English Lit. One exclusively in Chaucer - with the entire Canterbury Tales. A brilliant poet in my opinion, whose value has endured and stood the test of time, and who is as relevant now as when he was writing.



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

34 posted on 04/25/2013 7:22:09 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: henkster
There is apparently no record of a Guy Sajer in the German archives.

I think that can be explained away due to incomplete records stemming from the sheer volume of men going into a combat unit on the Russian Front and record destruction.

I don’t know; if not a real story about a real Alsatian in the Waffen SS

Those claiming fraud over the location of a cuff title rarely if ever consider that Sajer may have belonged to a completely different unit or was ghostwriting for someone who for a variety of reasons could not identify himself.

Anyway, I'll bring up the topic again on Homer's thread at some opportune time in the next month, or two.

35 posted on 04/25/2013 7:24:42 PM PDT by fso301
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To: Kathy in Alaska
A fair commute in the morning, thanks. This evening, for some reason I have not been able to ascertain, the commute was extremely smooth - made it door-to-door in under 45 minutes. Beautiful Spring day here - high in the mid-60's, bright sun, clear skies. A beautiful full moon this evening.



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

36 posted on 04/25/2013 7:32:41 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: fso301

Actually, I take that back; he wasn’t in the Waffen SS. He was in Grossdeutschland, which was a Wehrmacht unit. Like I said, I know there are questions but not conclusively resolved. “Fake but accurate.”

As for his description of Kursk, I don’t think it was accurate. There was no great “huuman wave” that overwhelmed the Germans. But in the chaos and exhaustion of combat, I can see how that’s what he remembers.


37 posted on 04/25/2013 7:35:11 PM PDT by henkster (I have one more cow than my neighbor. I am a kulak.)
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To: AZamericonnie




Good evening, Connie!

***HUGS***



It’s great to see you this evening!








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

38 posted on 04/25/2013 7:45:01 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: LUV W




Good evening, Luv!

***HUGS***



Great to see you this evening!








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

39 posted on 04/25/2013 7:47:30 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: beachn4fun




Good evening, Beachy!

***HUGS***



Great to see you this evening! Thanks very much for tonight’s Fabulous Friday Favorites thread!








Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

40 posted on 04/25/2013 7:48:53 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: ConorMacNessa

It’s good to see you tonight, too! (((hugs)))

Hope your week has been productive!


41 posted on 04/25/2013 7:51:38 PM PDT by LUV W (All my heroes wear camos!)
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To: henkster
Actually, I take that back; he wasn’t in the Waffen SS. He was in Grossdeutschland, which was a Wehrmacht unit.

I have the original English language edition bearing a lineart drawing of a landser/noncomm on the dustjacket. A more recent issue of his book shows the picture of a haggard Waffen SS trooper on the cover. I wondered if he was giving a clue with that photo but then another issue came out with a photo of a young Heer Landser on the cover.

As for his description of Kursk, I don’t think it was accurate. There was no great “huuman wave” that overwhelmed the Germans. But in the chaos and exhaustion of combat, I can see how that’s what he remembers.

Gen Patton wrote in War as I Knew it that soldiers in combat almost always wildly overestimate the number of enemy relative to their own strength.

42 posted on 04/25/2013 7:51:54 PM PDT by fso301
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To: ConorMacNessa

Having good memories of those long ago school days....nice.


43 posted on 04/25/2013 7:58:33 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: ConorMacNessa

Hiya Conor & great to see you as well! *Hugs*

Just had a long phone call to my Mother.

A good day for you?

Summer is coming waaaaaay too soon for me!


44 posted on 04/25/2013 8:03:04 PM PDT by AZamericonnie
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To: LUV W
It's been a productive week, thanks. Today, as it happens was another story. Our Project Manager left for several days to attend a family function out West. This morning, his fill-in showed up and informed us that the priorities had changed overnight. (Not her fault - the client is apparently hallucinating.)

The batches of documents we had been working on yesterday were gone and new batches were in their place. The new batches, for reasons that I will not bore you with, were fatally flawed. We proceeded to work on these for about a half-hour, when we were informed that we were to cease working on them and to go back to other batches that we had been pulled off of about a week ago. We proceeded with those and about an hour later, we were pulled off of them, and directed to go back to the batches we had been pulled off of earlier.

These batches had by now been repaired, and we worked on them for about an hour. We were then pulled off these batches again, and put to work on another set of batches that had been newly formed. By now it was almost noon. I went to lunch.

Returning, I started working on these batches, and finally, we were not diverted again during the course of the day. We had a term for this kind of exercise in the service. It was something about a "circle." I think you know the rest!



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

45 posted on 04/25/2013 8:09:35 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska
Lots of good memories of those days. My English teacher in my Sr. year was in her early twenties, just out of college, but a formidable intellect and an excellent teacher. Many fond memories of that class.

In my undergrad days at Loyola, we had a Prof, Frank Voci, who specialized in Medieval Literature and spoke Middle English as though he was alive then. I took my Chaucer course from him, as well as several other courses in Medieval English Lit., one of which featured an extended analysis of Sir Gawaine and the Greene Knighte, and another that concerned pre Shakespearean Drama - wonderful stuff!



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

46 posted on 04/25/2013 8:21:07 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Arrowhead1952

Good evening, Arrowhead...((HUGS))

Midnight snack for the troops.

How is your lake doing? Regaining any of its water?


47 posted on 04/25/2013 8:24:43 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: ConorMacNessa

Boy oh boy! You had quite the day. Someone didn’t know what they wanted.


48 posted on 04/25/2013 8:37:19 PM PDT by Kathy in Alaska ((~ RIP Brian...heaven's gain...the Coast Guard lost a good one.~))
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To: AZamericonnie
A good day, thanks, despite the antics of our client, recounted in my post to Luv!

I'm glad to see you had a chance to chat with your Mother. Cherish her while you can, Connie! Mine passed over twenty years ago and there is still a big hole in my life where she used to stand, dispensing Wisdom and Love. Not saying this to garner any sympathy - it's just a fact of living. I've survived most of my enemies, but I'm now the senior member of my family.

At times their voices crowd about me as in olden days, but I cannot now touch them.

Just cherish her and hold her close!



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

49 posted on 04/25/2013 8:37:27 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Kathy in Alaska
It was quite a sleigh ride in the morning. Of course, I can't tell you the name of the law firm I'm working for - suffice it to say they are a multinational law firm with hundreds of lawyers ensconced in the power centers of the world.



"Riamh nár dhruid ó sbairn lann!"

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

50 posted on 04/25/2013 8:40:23 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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