I’m so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My thoughts (and love) are with you Ruth.
Recent comments by Jennifer Margulis
- I Believe I Have a Gift For Insider Trading Information
I don’t like it when there is that much overkill in customer “service.” It is more like stalking. I had the same experience at the video store and am loving the new customer service of Netflix these days…
- I am Very Happy in the Back Seat, Thank You
We’re in car shopping mode and feeling demoralized. Thanks for the laugh!!
- The “But” of the Joke
I wasn’t so great at being young either. Aging is a strange phenomenon. You don’t realize how quickly it’s happening until you see friends you haven’t seen for awhile, and then you realize that you look as different to them as they look to you. Sigh.
This part made me laugh: “Sometimes it was Alma Rogers and sometimes it was Harvey Schmidt, and sometimes it was somebody else. But after all the yelling had subsided, it would be revealed that the person in question, who my husband still denied knowing, was dead. Dead! That had been the whole point of the story!”
Even though, um, it’s not funny…
- Travel and Enlightenment, Part Two
I used to pretend to be Canadian too. I can’t stand how some Americans behave abroad. It’s so embarrassing…
- Travel and Enlightenment, Part One
“Anyway, it’s funny how travel — especially foreign travel — has a way of making you confront unpleasant truths about yourself. Somehow, the absence of the familiar can strip you bare of all pretensions.” This is very true. Next time take me with you, I’ll carry you up the steps!