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Solving a 100-year-old Mystery

Abigail R 3-1 From one of the cartons of photographs Mother secreted appeared this beautiful, classic, family portrait: Even this excellent reproduction does not do justice to the virtually unblemished, satiny portrait that — were it not for the style … Continue reading

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Quiet, Hot, Humid Sunday

Abigail on Satin 26 The Sunday NY Times had an article exploring the U.S. movement to “ban” Shariah law, and its leader, which I’m still reading and about which I will offer some thoughts, but not this morning, where simply … Continue reading

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In the U.S., Anyone Can Grow Up to be President …

Sensual Abigail … even those with no respect for the Constitution and who would oppress minorities. Michele Bachmann’s latest outrage.  She has signed Iowa’s FAMiLY Leader‘s “The Marriage Vow: A Declaration of Dependence upon MARRIAGE and FAMILY,” a 14 bullet … Continue reading

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Abigail R 7 My workshop begins today and I don’t know how much time I’ll have to post for the next five days.  At least as of dinner last night, the instructor and I are the only guys in the … Continue reading

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BRRRRR!

Abigail Takes Charge I picked Edith up at 6:15 yesterday morning, and the temperature was in the low forties.  We headed off to The Grottos, munching on granola bars for breakfast. The Grottos is a favorite day-use area for those … Continue reading

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Arrived

Abigail & the Box 8 We arrived at Snowmass Village and Anderson Ranch about 3:30, having made good time across the remainder of Nebraska, into Colorado, and then through the mountains on I-70 via the Eisenhower Tunnel.  Freeway driving through … Continue reading

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Abigail R 3-20 News seems slow over the past 24 hours, plus Edith and I shot yesterday, and I’m busy working on those photos.  The young woman is a joy in my life. ————————– Cameras as Dangerous Weapons Department NPR … Continue reading

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The Unspeakable Fact of Torture

Abigail & the Box 33 One does not expect to turn to The NY Times‘s “Science” section to read something horrific, but that’s what happened yesterday as I encountered the wide-ranging and disturbing article about torture by authorities (and terrorists … Continue reading

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Overcoming Prejudice

Abigail & the Box 31 Those of us of a certain age are prejudiced, and it is a prejudice so deeply ingrained that when confronted, for some gorge actually rises and threatens to overwhelm what should be an entirely rational … Continue reading

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Abigail on Satin 17 Nothing going on today.  Not literally, of course, but in the usual areas of concern. Naturally, I’ll be watching the Oscars tonight.  Watched the Independent Spirit Awards last night.  Tickled that Exit Through the Gift Shop … Continue reading

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