Prior to reliable refrigeration, it was basically a way to preserve foods. My friend from Hungary once brought me a sausage from his home that had never been cooked. It was WONDEFUL.
Our support network, in an ideal world, should begin with my family. Mine just reminded me that my support network does not include them
I love the opportunity to ask about their homeland and their experiences and perspective of America. Unfortunately, right now, the US is rather hostile towards people from other countries.
“Just a short note. Your Dad passed away early this morning. A peaceful ending for him.”
I get to the restaurant when I see her. Set up with a folding table and chair, she is sitting at the side of the restaurant with some kind of display. I ask what she’s selling (and secretly hoping it was girl scout cookies)
He was so kind, but he was married to Aunt Rose, a racist nightmare of a woman who, as it turns out, was my father’s sister.
if you find yourself in Dayton, check it out, and try to get beyond the holocaust display. Believe me, it’s worth it.
America has been in love with automobiles ever since. I think that it represents freedom. Not to sound too cliché, the “freedom of the open road”. I have to admit, I love driving, especially when I’m upset or need to clear my head.
we were married on July 20. We were separated in June, and the divorce was finalized in August. I lost two jobs in the summer, and my mother died in August
Today, I received a text from a number that my phone did not recognize that said, “Hey Rich, just FYI, they have admitted your dad into Hospice tonight.”