Tag Archives: August

A Call from the Grave

            On the evening of 26th of August my telephone rang. I was watching a Sci-Fi drama and eating popcorn but I got up to answer it. There was a voice on the other end of the line, familiar but … Continue reading

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Labor Day

            In the United States of America the first Monday in September is Labor Day, a national holiday. It is a holiday for the working person not, as in some countries, an anti-establishment, Marxist, political protest, sort of day. Instead … Continue reading

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The Dog Days of Summer

            So now we come to the “Dog Days of Summer”, July and August in the northern hemisphere. I once believed they were called that because they were so hot it made one want to pant as does a dog. … Continue reading

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