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Adventures with Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva (yes, she’s from the English Midlands) is making me walk miles every day. She started power walking last year and lost 50 pounds. She is now slimmer than a sixteen year old and every bit as spunky. She … Continue reading

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The Feet of a Homeless Person

It is the morning of the big party. Spud Hughes and I are sitting in the kitchen of the DC apartment admiring my golden tan, acquired last night in a fake bake booth at a local spa.  We marvel at … Continue reading

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A little part of Spain–in the Arizona desert

The Crone has been in two minds about the hotel in Phoenix Arizona where she is to spend the next week–the Intercontinental Montelucia. On many levels, it is quite spectacularly naff, a giant folly built under Camelback Mountain in the … Continue reading

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