Dis-Concert-ing Carlos

concert

Excuse me Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga, but if we’re going to talk about music then it has got to be Classical. [ Read More ]

Hotel Freebies

hotel

We got lucky when we heard the old Hotel Manfredi Suite in our place, Rome, was getting a face-life and its beautiful maple doors became available for sale as salvage items. [ Read More ]

Problems Hear and There

wife

My wife and I, both a little hard of hearing, were watching golf on TV. [ Read More ]

A Match Made in Heaven

marriage

Aaron and Diane, my brother and his wife, were at a party chatting with some friends when the subject of marriage counseling came up. [ Read More ]

A Deep Resounding You

wife

One evening my wife and I were watching a television show. “Wow, what a hunk!” she commented on one of the actors. [ Read More ]

Leaving a Bad Driving Impression

shopping

At the grocery store, I happened to grab a shopping cart with a skewed wheel. This caused me endless difficulty as I struggled up and down the aisles. [ Read More ]

The Mathochist Me

calculus

One beautiful Sunday, I took a few hours from my university studies to meet friends for brunch. [ Read More ]

Keen Observations

granddaughter

While driving along on a sunny day with my young granddaughter by my side, I felt like I was on top of the world. [ Read More ]

My Lovely Sparring Partner

partner

After my husband and I had had a disagreement, he mused in exasperation, “I knew the day we met that you were Miss Right… [ Read More ]

Gee, Thanks for the Help

golf

At our golf club, members enter their scores on a computer after each round they play. Following a particularly frustrating game, I inadvertently entered a score higher than it actually was. I was trying to correct the error when our golf pro walked by. “How can I fix this score?” I complained. “Lessons!” he replied. … [ Read More ]

Smiles For All