Category Archives: America

EARLIER: THE BEGINNING

Stone Porch Inn, Evanston Illinois.   This was our planned Murray clan meeting place. Mike and I flew in from LA while brother Frank and his wife Sally drove in from Gross Point Woods. And timely that we met in … Continue reading

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2 Families, intertwined, who saw the world differently

My first real memory of my grandparent’s home in Saint Louis Missouri, was traipsing down the basement stairs, slipping and sliding in my new patent leather shoes, at age 4. I was looking for, “Tommy the turtle” being the youngest … Continue reading

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EARLIER: THE BEGINNING

Stone Porch Inn, Evanston Illinois. This was our planned Murray clan meeting place. Mike and I flew in from LA while brother Frank and wife Sally drove in from Gross Point Woods. And timely that we met in the garage—Frank … Continue reading

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Family and Friends in Pembroke Pines, Florida

Our exit from Detroit was facilitated by having “pre-check” on the tickets but the $50.00 Lounge member  entrance fee for Delta was not! We discovered a nearby “Wine tasting shop” where we sipped some good wines with crackers and cheese … Continue reading

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Eulogy for a dog

A very young boy and 2 pups: a lifetime for the dogs  and a maturation for the boy. Kevin, our neighbor’s grandson, came to play with the dogs after school when he was 10. He would throw the ball in … Continue reading

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