Tag Archives: September 11th

The City Never Sleeps

I had to be all the way downtown at 4:30 a.m. the other day and was shocked at what I found. Rather than the emptiness I expected, the financial district was packed with people. There was even a bride and … Continue reading

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Family Dinner

I don’t watch episodic television as a rule, but I do love the show Blue Bloods, Friday nights at 10 on CBS. I don’t watch it then, I usually go to CBS.com the following night viewing it on my computer. … Continue reading

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Last Man Standing

Saturday morning on my way to get my nails done I ran into Johnny Mac. Who might that be? One of the bravest, kindest men I’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing. It was the oddest thing since I had … Continue reading

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Heated Pipes

The weather in New York has gotten very sultry and steamy so I thought it best to run a little before the sun came up. As I came across the West Side of the park I heard an elegiac sound … Continue reading

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When Someone Has More

I was having coffee with an acquaintance this morning who felt the need to tell me how much money she had in the bank. The amount was staggering. She’s been working for the same company for over 40 years so … Continue reading

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