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Date : June 2008

Time Out

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Published on: 2008.06.25

Today’s Supreme Court decision was, to say the least, disappointing. Five states had already passed laws making the rape of a child a capital crime , and others were about to follow suit. Polls show that the majority of Americans agree with this trend, especially in the states where the laws have already been passed.[…]

No Trucks

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Published on: 2008.06.24

Yesterday, Marline and I noticed that we haven’t seen a truck commercial on television for at least two weeks, maybe more. When she moved here, two years ago, she pointed out something that I hadn’t noticed before. There are always truck commercials here. Every month is “Chevy Truck Month,” according to the advertisements. But suddenly,[…]

Second Wedding Anniversary

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Published on: 2008.06.12

Friday evening, in between bouts of formatting vacation photos, Marline and I celebrated our second wedding anniversary. Sometimes, it’s difficult to believe we’ve been married for two years! Marline and I had dinner at Cazadorez, a local Mexican-food restaurant, and then returned home to exchange presents. CLICK HERE to see Marline’s presents. CLICK HERE to[…]

Monday, June 2, 2008

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Published on: 2008.06.09

(Photos from June 2, 2008 * slideshow) (Click here for a short synopsis of entire trip)   (Copyright © 2008 by Wil C. Fry. All rights reserved.)   Monday was our last full day in beautiful and historic New England, and in a way it was the culmination of the trip for me. You see,[…]

Sunday, June 1, 2008

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Published on: 2008.06.08

(Photos from June 1, 2008 * slideshow) (Click here for a short synopsis of entire trip) On Sunday, June 1, Marline and I ate breakfast at her aunt’s house, and I got a few shots of some of their pets before we left. There was Binky the dog, Cookie the cat, and a few birds[…]

Saturday, May 31, 2008

(Photos from May 31, 2008 * slideshow) (Click here for short synopsis of entire trip) On Saturday, Marline and I breakfasted with Barbara Delaney, and I read my first-ever hard copy of the New York Times, which Mrs. Delaney gets each morning. I took several shots inside Mrs. Delaney’s historic home, and they’re included in[…]

Friday, May 30, 2008

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Published on: 2008.06.05

(Photos from May 30, 2008 * slideshow) (Click here for short synopsis of entire trip) Friday began with a drive from Seekonk, Mass., to Chester, Connecticut, to visit Barbara Delaney, a woman who contributed financially to Marline’s education. Mrs. Delaney is also a graduate of Connecticut College, in the class of 1944. Marline drove the[…]

Thursday (May 29, 2008)

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Published on: 2008.06.04

(Photos from May 29, 2008 * slideshow) (Click here for short synopsis of entire trip) On Thursday, the first day of our vacation, Marline and I awoke at close to our normal time (7 a.m. for me). We had already packed almost everything, calculating very carefully what we’d need. After showers, etc., we added a[…]

Trip Back East

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Published on: 2008.06.03

Earlier today, Marline and I arrived home after a six-day vacation in New England. Here’s a quick travelogue — I’ll add more details later, including links to photos — It’ll take me a while to work through them all. *** Thursday (May 29, 2008) *** (Thursday details — Thursday photos) Flew from Oklahoma City to[…]

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