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she’s baaack !!!

Back to just one picture… saying much more than any words…. she is tired… but she is baaaack !!! šŸ™‚ and Philip is well beyond… just thankful.… šŸ™‚ Advertisements

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the Lattimer Massacre…..

On September 10, 1897, my great grandfather, Clement Platek, was shot and killed along with 18 others at a peaceful demonstration of mine workers, in Lattimer, Pennsylvania. Our daughter was in that area and visited the memorial… here she is … Continue reading

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ready to go….

she is all dressed up and ready to go…. doesn’t need any words….Ā  šŸ™‚

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whadayathink?

At first I thought ellen might be down there hitchhiking…. what to do you think? Then I realized that our friend, Bodie Lister, had already picked her up and was taking thisĀ  picture… so she couldn’t be hitch-hiking – even … Continue reading

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today’s story is… ellen’s tour….

Simple story actually….Ā  our special friend Bodie lives in Wewahitchka, Florida… he drove over to where ellen is staying around 11:00am to pick her up… gave her a complete tour of Wewahitchka and that end of the Florida panhandle… beautiful … Continue reading

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chivalry… knights… hero’s….

Never met a guy who didn’t imagine himself ever acting anything but heroic… certainly was true about Philip… the hero…. the wannabe MarineĀ  (because (to me) they were the most heroic of our Armed Forces… always responding heroically…Ā  to any … Continue reading

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an ellen interrupt….

This is not exactly a story about “laying my life down for my wife”…. but it is a great story about the Lord’sĀ Ā loveĀ Ā for my wife and HisĀ Ā provisionĀ  for a very special week with her sisters… to attend her niece’s wedding.Ā  … Continue reading

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