We almost never travel these days. The last time we stayed in a hotel was when we went to a wedding in Boston. We made the pricey decision to stay overnight in a nice hotel, or at least the nicest hotel we could manage. That way, we could enjoy the wedding without worrying about the … Continue reading TRYING TIMES FOR TRAVELERS – Marilyn Armstrong
I'm making dinner for the dogs. Usually, they all swirl around my feet. This time, Duke was sitting quietly watching me ... and Bonnie was waiting at the top of the stairs for Gibbs to come in for dinner. And there was nothing at all I could say to her except "I'm sorry, Bonnie, but … Continue reading SAD MOMENT OF THE DAY – Marilyn Armstrong
ORCHIDS KEEP GROWING Meanwhile, the orchid continues to grow, despite the sleet and cold or the powerful winds that blew today. They supposedly are bringing in cold air from the north, though last I heard, the north is all that cold.
Today, sometime around the middle of the afternoon, Gibbs died. He was having what seemed a normal day. Up in the morning, begging for treats. Barking like crazy at anyone going up or down the stairs. Then, he went to sleep on the sofa. We were going to a concert and friends were coming over … Continue reading GIBBS IS GONE – Marilyn Armstrong