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HMS Ganges

I arrived at Ganges in the late afternoon on March 15th 1955, along with roughly a hundred other fifteen year old boys. It would not be an exaggeration to say not one of us had the slightest idea of what … Continue reading

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Still Appreciating Your Wife, I am.

I was trolling through some old blogs and came across this one from August 2014. In the four or so years since writing that blog, my life has changed considerably due to health issues. Not only do I still appreciate … Continue reading

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Is Less Better or is Less Worse???

Civilization at the end of 2018 – this is priceless!!! • Our Phones – Wireless • Cooking – Fireless • Cars – Keyless • Food – Fatless • Tires –Tubeless • Youth – Jobless • Leaders – Shameless • Relationships … Continue reading

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Life Aboard a British Submarine Circa 1960

Life in a British Submarine circa 1960 It is strange as we grow old we seem to dwell more and more in the past. I often go back to my time in submarines. Mostly it was good, mostly uneventful, and … Continue reading

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Interesting Old Sayings

I have been trying to make sense out of the Chrysler Corp advertizing campaign for their Dodge trucks. When promoting the truck they claim the following using a deep tough sounding guys voice, “Guts-Glory-Ram”. But all that tells me,  it … Continue reading

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Canada Post Eh!

This morning I was planning to go to the bank to get a money order. I wanted to mail it to Ontario where I had purchased a antique car book. I had the enevelope addressed and ready to go, all … Continue reading

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Reconciliation Eh!

Growing up in Belfast in the 1940-50s, I was cowboy crazy, as were most other boys my age. We relished going to see movies starring Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Hop a long Cassidy etc. There would be a great cheer … Continue reading

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Lost My Faith Friend This Morning

In the early hours of Friday morning January 11th 2019 my faithful friend and companion left this world. Angel was 13 1/2 years old, mostly Doberman with a tiny part Staffordshire terrier.  Angel and I became companions in 2004 when … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to all my Family and Friends

Wishing Everyone the very best of Christmas Day. This is my 79th Christmas so I’m beginning to get the hang of it. Love to the World and Peace on Earth. God Bless you and keep reading in the coming year

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A Little Sunday Humour

Newfoundlander Renewing His Passport REMEMBER THIS ONE …. THE LANGUAGE IS A LITTLE ‘NEWFIE’, SORRY … A MUST READ! John Tucker St Johns NL Canada This, apparently is an actual letter received by the Canadian Passport Office, from an irate … Continue reading

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