Tag Archives: heart failure

Best Story of the Week…September 19

My friend Anna, the Latino Joan of Arc, walking down Madison Avenue, spots a well dressed man on the ground slumped against the side of an apartment building. Mind you it’s the shank of the morning, dozens of commuters flying … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye To Butter

It’s a sad day at Chez Susannah, watching Land O’Lakes pack her fat, yellow bags. I had my cholesterol unexpectedly checked and it seems lucky, I’m not in the ER. I know what happened, since I’ve become my own best … Continue reading

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Singin In The Rain

I want to be with Carrie… were apparently Debbie Reynold’s last words before she passed away, yesterday, from a stroke, at 84. When I say I’m shocked, she died a day after her only daughter passed also of a heart … Continue reading

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My friend Connie died. She was in the hospital presumably getting better about to be released, when she suddenly just passed. Her brother, whom she lived with said, how strange it was because she talked that whole day about coming … Continue reading

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An actor I know, 44 years old, father of two young children died of a heart attack this past Friday.  Just like that, gone, never to grace us again. This is a good a time as any to ask God, … Continue reading

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