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Intriguing snake happenings

I was fresh new to Tampa in1971.  There was a middle school right across the street from this hospital.  I was called to the ER and there set a young girl of 12, holding a small snake about 15 inches … Continue reading

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Dogs and excitement in the country

A month or so ago, I thought I had written it up, but can’t find it.  So this may be a repeat, but I hope not.  We have a pickup and use it for various things, like taking out the … Continue reading

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Waldo Tompkins

I don’t remember the first time I met Waldo (Wally), but I can assure you it would be memorable if you didn’t have Alzheimers. I am from the country…rural Penna., and the move to a big city, Tampa, was an … Continue reading

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Bats, bats, and more bats.

I thought I had posted this years ago, and find out now that it was in a letter to a Bucknell classmate. I’m country…not a city kid for sure, so, when I go to college at Bucknell University in Lewisburg … Continue reading

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Meteor shower

I have meant to post this for way too long to let it go unrequited. (is that a legal word here?). We had a Chocolate lab puppy we named Maggie. Had her from wee puppy and she was definitely part … Continue reading

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