Today in My History
Blowing in the Wind
Books Read in 2020
8 February 2020
Two Divided by Love (1971)
1) Sam's teacher told her she'd use math every day. What's the last math problem you solved? (Did you add to/subtract from the balance of your checkbook ... use division to figure out how much you'd save with 25% off that sweater ...)
It appears the only math I use
regularly is to subtract 2020 from whatever year I'm thinking of to find out how
old I am. (I need to use pencil and paper for it, I'm that bad in math)
At one time I had a lot of plants,
but I have a brown thumb and eventually they all died. Now we have several
plants, from Ned and Marta -- but they are all artificial. I can kept
I enjoy country music, but don't
really know any musicians well enough to have a favorite. If I have to
choose one, though, it would probably be Tricia Yearwood -- because I like to
watch her cooking show on The Food Network!
I have not appeared on a game show, but I know at last two people who appeared on Jeopardy. One didn't win, the other, I think, won one game.
I also knew
someone who was on
Who Wants to be a Millionaire.
I am so UNsuperstitious that I
deliberately walk under ladders and let black cats cross my path. Although
I did get upset with my sister-in-law for saying, in the 4th quarter of
the Super Bowl, that the 49ers were looking good. And I was right--they
Oh so many ways! I have a
wonderful family, live in a nice small city, have had a lot of wonderful
memorable events in my life, have no serious medical problems, etc.
I have been to Disneyland several
times. We took each of our kids when they turned 4-5, so we could have a
trip one on one with them. We took most of our foreign students to
Disneyland (including one absolutely horrible trip with a Brasilian
student). The last time I went was to take Peggy in 2000. In fact,
if I never go back to Disneyland again, I will be a happy person.
Well, not drumstick, but
thigh. I prefer dark meat. Breast tends to be too dry for me.
Not sure about now, but in the
days when I had deadlines, I always worked better under pressure.
If you want me to do a job, don't give me 3 months to do it in, tell me you need
it tomorrow...or in a couple of hours.
PHOTO OF THE DAY
My ATM card was rejected, so I had to go to the
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