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they leave at last

When heading to Asia from LAX, the red eye flight probably is your best bet, especially since you will technically lose a day. If you leave here late at night, you will arrive there early in the morning. And if … Continue reading

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i am the maid

I think I have figured it out. When B says he believes his parents have accepted me, he may be right, although it is not as their daughter-in-law – but as the maid (one who is overpaid and not very … Continue reading

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the most fun you can have with 10 dollars

I think we need a little fun, as it has been way too serious around here lately. I really couldn’t make this stuff up if I tried. First a bit of background. A couple of years ago, the outlaws replaced … Continue reading

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i want my mommy

As I was finishing cleaning the lake cabin yesterday, I took a break and laid down on the couch (I was having headaches on and off, possibly a sign of changes in my hormone levels). As I was lying there, … Continue reading

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somewhere over the pacific

As far as we know, my in-laws (aka the outlaws) are on a plane that is heading towards LAX. The will arrive tomorrow afternoon. I do not feel at all ready, and it has little to do with the current … Continue reading

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someone please wake me from this nightmare

The thing about grief, is that it has a tendency to bring up past losses. I was remembering the night I learned that my Mother had died. The police knocked on my door after 9 o’clock on a Friday night … Continue reading

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bite me

There are now about a dozen take out containers of various shapes and sizes in the refrigerator. They have been here about 36 hours, and I made dinner last night. And that’s all I can say about that.

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this feels like moving

B’s parents are on a plane headed in our direction as I write this. It is almost 2:30 in the morning. I can’t sleep. There is still too much to do. I’ve been sorting and cleaning and clearing for a … Continue reading

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carmageddon vs the outlaws

I never thought I would be able to relate to a freeway, but today I found myself thinking about the 405. If you haven’t heard, the 405 freeway will be shut down for 52 hours next weekend for a 10-mile … Continue reading

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