Month: June 2005

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Thursday June 30, 2005

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My xanga has not worked properly for two weeks today, and Chris is ignoring my e-mails. You know, the letter Chris sent me (three times — the identical e-mail) seemed so friendly and understanding that I thought we could be […]

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Wednesday June 29, 2005

5

I finished reading Janet Evanovich’s One for the Money. It was well written, with interesting characters, but it was just too violent for me. I had to skip through some of it, and will not read more in the series. […]

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Tuesday June 28, 2005

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I got good news from the Filth-O-Meter. I cannot link, since xanga hates me, but you can visit them by cutting and pasting this:http://www.channel4.com/life/microsites/H/how_clean_is_your_house/quiz/index.jspI learned about this from Creating Text(iles), who likes this British TV show. At their website, you […]

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Monday June 27, 2005

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In order to give myself courage for tearing out and re-sewing my bad quilt squares, I have been reading Quilts from the Quiltmaker’s Gift and More Quilts from the Quiltmaker’s Gift. The Quiltmaker’s Gift is a children’s book. It is […]

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Sunday June 26, 2005

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The Poster Queen has alerted me that my xanga now takes up more than the width of the screen, and it sure enough does. I hope this means that the mysterious Chris is trying really hard to fix my xanga. […]

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Saturday June 25, 2005

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The bad squares on the quilt, O puzzle fans, were numbers 9, 15, 17, and 21. I will be working today, and I have run out of thread, but I hope to be able to do my repair work tomorrow. […]

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Friday June 24, 2005

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We have green beans and peppers from the garden, and lots of fat green tomatoes whose ripening we eagerly await. We are using the final jar of last year’s jam (nectarine). Ah, summer!The concerts in the park have begun. Tommy […]

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Thursday June 23, 2005

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This is the gray Sophie bag, with its handles attached. It is sitting in the mess on #2 daughter’s dresser. Here it was on Knit in Public Day, when I was knitting it in public by the lake.As for the […]

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Wednesday June 22, 2005

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This is a picture from the hiking trail we followed last weekend. Walking in town is not the same. Since we skipped the gym yesterday, #2 daughter and I took a 45-minute walk around our neighborhood after dinner. Instead of […]

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Tuesday June 21, 2005

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Instead of going to the gym, I am fighting with xanga.I went and made a new xanga, here:http://www.xanga.com/home.aspx?user=perrouaIt works perfectly. Obviously, the problem is not with my machine. Yet this xanga here, which I have had for nearly a year, […]