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Sunset at the End of the Year

I saved these for the last, for the last day of the year (where did it GO ??????) because I love sunsets even more than I love sunrises 🙂 No, these are not taken over the Arabian Gulf, but over the Wakulla Springs, as the sun sets in the cold dark days of winter time:

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December 31, 2012 Posted by | Beauty, Environment, ExPat Life, Florida, Photos, Sunsets | Leave a comment

Happy New Year, Kuwait and Qatar!

It’s just about time! Happy New Year to all our friends in Kuwait and Qatar!

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May God bless you and your families abundantly in the coming year 🙂

December 31, 2012 Posted by | Arts & Handicrafts, Beauty, Doha, ExPat Life, Kuwait, Qatar | 8 Comments

Mutual Hallucination

“Let’s stop at that quilt shop up the road here!” AdventureMan exclaimed, sounding a lot more enthusiastic than I suspected he felt.

“I don’t know,” I reply, “it looked a little junky. I’m not sure it was even open.”

“It IS open!” he was delighted as we approached.

We drove in, and peered through the windows. It didn’t look like a quilt shop. It looked like a rickety tickety oyster bar of some kind, the kind of place we might love, if we were hungry, but not a quilt shop at all.

We looked again at the sign:

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We had both read it as “Quilts Too” but it was something else entirely. I guess we saw what we expected to see.

December 31, 2012 Posted by | Arts & Handicrafts, Communication, Humor, Road Trips | Leave a comment