Author Archives: Paul

About Paul

Just an old retired guy trying to finish out my last years on this planet loving my best friend and wife, having fun, learning, and passing on helpful things to others.

Back In Civilization…Yuch!

In America the young are always ready to give to those who are older than themselves the full benefits of their inexperience! Today we rest from a wild and woolly weekend on the Sacred Island of Catalina. I walked to … Continue reading

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We Braveith The Eternal Sea

What is the best way to communicate with a fish? Drop it a line! It’s a dark damp Sunday morning with clouds dropping liquid sunshine all over the streets but we are up and ready to face the return ride … Continue reading

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Saturday On The Sacred Island Revealed Secrets

My kids will never know the joy of finding a quarter in the coin return of a pay phone! The Sun began to show itself when the great timepiece struck 6 bells. The sound was deafening but the bells survived … Continue reading

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The Sacred Weekend Has Arrived!

If lawyers are disbarred and clergymen defrocked, doesn’t it follow that electricians can be delighted, musicians denoted, cowboys deranged, models deposed, tree surgeons debarked, and dry cleaners depressed? It’s that day…the day of our our annual pilgrimage to the holy … Continue reading

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Always Busy…A Good Thing

If 1 out of 5 people SUFFER from diarrhea does that mean that 4 enjoy it? It’s AB-1 (Avalon Ball -1) so by definition it is a busy day. Getting the cleaned tux, finding the hardware, charging all that needs … Continue reading

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Me And The Dentist…

If a pig loses its voice, is it disgruntled? Today was “crown day” and thank goodness because the temporary decided to become dislodged again! I had forgotten it was crown day and I called Dr. Fleming to report my tooth … Continue reading

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Tooooosday; Time To Do Battle With Social Security

If a pig loses its voice, is it disgruntled? Bright and early I called Social Security expecting to get a run around but I was amazed. They answered and stated it would be a 50 minute wait time…unhappy face! Then … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Is Wonderful When One Is Retired!

Why isn’t the number 11 pronounced onety one? Time for a stroll through the garden! Finally it is growing but it is behind schedule since it was been so cold! The “seats” around the beds are perfect for this ol’ … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day 2019

My mother gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, she believed in me.  It’s Mother’s Day and time to celebrate with some memories. After Sue and I married, it was wonderful to have our mothers be excellent … Continue reading

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Saturday And We Be On The Move!

If Fed Ex and UPS were to merge, would they call it Fed UP? We up early this morning, ready to attack the day! We had our brunch about 10:00 AM and we ate the meal from last night’s Toppers … Continue reading

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