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Goodbye, L.A.

posted at 7:22 pm
on Sep. 28, 2004

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Today,

* There was a 6.0 earthquake 197 miles from my house.
* While I was holding a montor box from our garage, a black widow spider crawled out of it. My neighbour killed it with her shoe.
* I hauled 40 boxes and assorted furniture into storage with help from Lance and David.
* I packed.
* I had a nap.
* They came and crated our big mirror.

Tomorrow,
* The movers come.

The day after,
* We clean the house.

Friday,
* The wagons head north.



 
 

 

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Overheard

“The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be good or evil.”

...who said it?

“Almost every American I know does trade large portions of his life for entertainment, hour by weeknight hour, binge by Saturday binge, Facebook check by Facebook check. I’m one of them. In the course of writing this I’ve watched all 13 episodes of House of Cards and who knows how many more West Wing episodes, and I’ve spent any number of blurred hours falling down internet rabbit holes. All instead of reading, or writing, or working, or spending real time with people I love.”

...who said it?

“Live a good life. If there are gods and they are just, then they will not care how devout you have been, but will welcome you based on the virtues you have lived by. If there are gods, but unjust, then you should not want to worship them. If there are no gods, then you will be gone, but will have lived a noble life that will live on in the memories of your loved ones.”

...who said it?

“I play with variables constantly.”

...who said it?

“Only the person who has learned Continual Love coming from a heart of Gratitude/Worship can effectively deal with the problem of loneliness.”

...who said it?

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Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.

 

Posted by darvon
  at 6:18 pm on Jul. 7, 2009

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