Jeanette Winterson: Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit: I've had this book for about 2000 years. When I met Jeanette Winterson, I told her
"When I was about twenty years old, I met an old pastor's wife who told me that when she was young and had her first child, she didn't
Following graduation a father handed his daughter a bag with a copy of "Oh the Places You'll Go," by Dr Seuss in it. At first she just smiled and said that she loved that book. But he told her "No, open it up." ...On the first page she saw a short paragraph written by her kindergarten teacher. He told her "Every year, for the past 13 years, since the day you started kindergarten I've gotten every teacher, coach and principal to write a little something about you inside this book."
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Elie Wiesel—2006 After Oprah chose the Nazi death camp survival story Night by Elie Wiesel for her Book Club, she and the legendary author and humanitarian visited the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Poland. Inside one of the barracks at the prison, Professor Wiesel told Oprah about his memories of those who died here. "When I come here, I'm not really alone. I'm with you, but I'm not only with you," he said. "They are around us. ... I think
Free Kindle Book For A Limited Time : Belted - Chastity had the childhood most people dream about--in nightmares. After years of abuse by her father, one day he injures himself on a power saw, and Chastity watches as he bleeds to death. She refuses to help. The ugliness of her past and this decision overwhelm her. Unable to talk about it, she stops talking altogether. Silence becomes her shelter. Her luck seems to change when she meets Chuck,
I've been using the sonic e series toothbrush for many years now and I love it. The only complaint I had was the cost of the replacement
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An anthropologist proposed a game to the children of an African tribe. He put a basket of fruit near a tree and told them that whoever came first would win all the fruit. When given the signal to run, the children held hands and ran, sitting down together to enjoy the prize. When asked why they had run together, if only one could get all the fruit, they said, UBUNTU, how could one of us be happy if everyone else is sad? UBUNTU in Xhosa culture means: ”I am because we are” ♥
Book of Mormon map. I love this map I followed it while I read the scriptures it was drawn about....and it has improved the quality of my study! I wish I had it when I had younger kids.
"Four years ago, I was just a guy who had a crush on a girl, who had a boyfriend. And I had to do the hardest thing that I've ever had to do, which was just to... wait. For a really long time that's all I had. Little moments with a girl who saw me as a friend. And, a lot of people told me I was crazy to wait this long for a date with a girl I work with but I think, even then I knew that... I was waiting for my wife."
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P-Dub's book about her basset hound... I had a basset hound/blood hound mix and I love(d) him so.
When I was a little girl, my grandmother always had geraniums on her front porch in the summertime. She's 93 years old now and in the
a Harry Potter obsession
It's only in the last few years that I've embraced color in my home. I used to be all about neutrals, and this is a gorgeous example.
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The owner of this account has now left the earth , he became 97 years old can you imagine that? i'm his grand-son and i'm taking over this account for now... he told me some incredible stuff about the ship, the accident and the people he met there , and i remember when he saw james cameron's version of titanic (1997) he said that the movie was great , but like rose said in the movie , '' the self-experience was different '' but can you imagine
"But then he told me "No, open it up." ...On the first page I see a short paragraph written by none other than my kindergarten teacher. I start tearing up but I'm still confused. He tells me "Every year, for the past 13 years, since the day you started kindergarten I've gotten every teacher, coach, and principal to write a little something about you inside this book."" awwww this so made me cry!! :)
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I've had my digital camera for over 5 years now and all I can do is take basic pictures. Its about time I learned to actually USE this
Love Pam and Jim - Four years ago, I was just a guy who had a crush on a girl, who had a boyfriend. And I had to do the hardest thing that I've ever had to do, which was just to wait and, a lot of people told me I was crazy to wait this long for a date with a girl I work with but I think, even then I knew that I was waiting for my wife. -Jim Halpert
“Mom, listen, I haven’t been together with Topanga for 22 years, but we have been together for 16. That’s a lot longer than most couples have been together. I mean, when we were born, you told me that we used to take walks in our strollers together around the block. When we were two, we were best friends. I mean, I knew everything about this girl. I knew her favorite color, her favorite food. Then we became six, Eric made fun of me because it
My fiance told me about these biscuits she loved in Utah so I had to track down the recipe. Will need to make this for her (^_^) - Ruth's Diner Mile High Biscuits Recipe
again, the earrings ashley was wearing when i met her hiiiiii
Graduation gift to a daughter from her dad,13 years in the making: "Oh the Places You'll Go," by Doctor Seuss. "On the first page I see a short paragraph written by none other than my kindergarten teacher. I start tearing up but I'm still confused. He tells me "Every year, for the past 13 years, since the day you started kindergarten I've gotten every teacher, coach, and principal to write a little something about you inside this book."
Ford Mustang my sister's boyfriend had a white mustang when I was in high school (he was one of the few in our crowed that had a car) he has been my brother-in-law for about 30 years...