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Big Dentist Hunt

Questions: Is it possible that Our Betters didn’t know that hunting safaris were a thing? Did they not know that once guns, arrows and spears were the only things that were shot on these trips before the shooting was done by camera? Have they never heard the term “big game hunter” or wondered exactly what…

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The C List

The thing about porches in Philadelphia is that if you put anything out there that looks like it can be stolen and pawned, then it’s going to get stolen and pawned. And so as the people who own the random collection of serviceable but junky wood chairs are moving out of this multi-family buidling, my…

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Whilst Deirdre Wept Cool Tears

It’s raining this morning but I’m not giving up. I get so little outdoor time due to my punishing work schedule that I insist on staying out under the canopy until the 9 o’clock whistle blows. Just me and the mosquitoes. The little lemon tree has developed an alarming new sadness and that is that…

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Look At This Bullshit

My favorite shrub is going all Dr. Seuss on me. I don’t know what is going on but I’ve never seen that tassel thing on top waving around like this.I love that shrub so I hope it’s not trying to wave goodbye to me. :( Here is the $25.00 day lily finally in bloom. The…