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Falling with Style

by Freida Marie Crump

PooseyDigest_WPGreetings from Poosey.

A friend called this week asking about a column I once penned on how to fall on the ice. I told her that I had no knowledge of writing such a thing, but she swore that I had, so I assumed I’d lost my memory due to a fall on the ice. The lady wanted to reprint it in her church bulletin, and

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You Just Gotta Know Where to Look

by Freida Marie Crump

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“It’s gotta be out there somewhere,” said Herb. “You just gotta know where to look.”

Herb has heard me grouse about the difficulty in finding suitable Christmas presents for various people over the years so he said he’d go shopping with me this season and, in his words, put his “expert eye to the situation.”

My husband is hardly Mr. Shopper. The man

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That’s Christmas

by Freida Marie Crump

PooseyDigest_WPGreetings from Poosey.

It seems we are a nation divided. A goodly number of us jump headlong into the Christmas frenzy, stoked on the sound of carols interrupted with “Associate needed in electronics!” and the other contingent of our nation sighs with disgust as we bemoan the holiday holocost that the birth of the Savior has become. Of course this latter group often does its complaining

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Pray for Your Enemies

by Freida Marie Crump

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Luis was the worst bus driver we’d ever hired. I don’t know where the guy got his qualifications, but when our tour group landed in Rome and we met the driver who’d been assigned to us for the next two weeks, we all knew it might be a rugged trip. Perhaps it wasn’t completely his fault. To begin with, he didn’t speak English.

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A Play of Thanksgiving

by Freida Marie Crump

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Some folks think it’s only an iconic make-believe scene from the Peanuts comic strip, but we really did once dress up in pilgrim costumes in our school pageants and sit down to a meal of cardboard turkey and paper-mache mashed potatoes. I was an Indian, complete with Five and Dime store feathers and war paint. Why my indian wore war paint to a

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Mincemeat Pie

by Freida Marie Crump

PooseyDigest_WPGreetings from Poosey.

Sometimes my timing is impeccable and amazes even me. I was sitting with my doctor in his industrially furnished examination room when he began writing me a prescription. I noticed the pen he was using and complimented him on the instrument. This was back in the heyday of medical payola when drug representatives could give gifts to doctors and take them for a

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Do Some Rowing

by Freida Marie Crump

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It was a good boat. In fact he’d sailed it his entire life and until today it had never caused him a minute’s problem. Every morning he’d catch the outgoing tide, spend his day doing his sailor-ly duty, then in the evening the tides would again come in, bringing him safely home. Until today.

He couldn’t remember what he’d done differently or perhaps

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What You Say Belongs to the World

by Freida Marie Crump

PooseyDigest_WPGreetings from Poosey.

Angela Merkel’s nose is out of joint and I can’t say as how I blame her. Her German sources tell her the U.S. has been snooping into the Chancellor’s phone calls. Several other world leaders have been loudly protesting that our government might be eavesdropping on the official phone lines over the past few years. Of course, much of this is bluster since

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Join the Parade

by Freida Marie Crump

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They may be the most telling sign of the times: Halloween costumes. According to the sources who track this sort of thing, this year’s top outfits are a zipped-open hazmat suit a la “Breaking Bad,” the “Uncle Si” costume from “Duck Dynasty,” followed by the old kiddie favorites of The Pink Power Ranger, Ariel Sparkle, Superman Man of Steel, the Wolverine, plus a

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