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Archive for July, 2011

Well, my plans to update my blog regularly over the summer went all to pieces.  With no consistent Internet access, I barely am able to view my email.  Which reminds me.  I need to check when I have to go back to school.  Some principals like to send letters.  Some tell us it’s our responsibility and yet there’s no calendar to be found.

I came up with something interesting today.  I’d gone to Wal-Mart to get medicine for my Mom and some sugar free chocolate striped cookies that she likes.  As I was leaving, a woman passed me.   She was talking on her cell.  “You always to that to me.  You…”  Here I went out of range.  Wouldn’t it be interesting to have a story with snippets of conversation heard at random moments?  One of my favorites is:  “Just between you and I.”  And the rest of the listening area, I thought to myself.  Another favorite was this girl arguing loudly with her boyfriend.  There was a couple behind her and you could just tell they were listening to every word.

I’ll have to keep a notebook in my car to write down the snippets.  Then to put them together.  Or make up a story about those few overheard sentences.

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