Monthly Archives: February 2014

Friday, February 28, 2014

Happy last day of February. It’s raining.  That’s a good thing. There is one item of sideways knowledge one must consider – the Elm’s are budding and the buds are as big as a squirrels ear. Big as a squirrels … Continue reading

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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Spoke with again with the village elder today. He’s pessimistic about the cattle market – not the prices, he figures the prices will increase. He’s pessimistic about the numbers of available cattle at reasonable prices. He’s a grouchy sort, but … Continue reading

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Here I sit, contemplating a conversation held with an elder of the village. It was, he said, while I was sitting contemplating the world and life, that life by the living passed me by and I became old and world … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Sometimes you wonder, if you’re thinking,  just what is missing from the news. The following incident was on the national news several months ago and I mentioned it in these pages. Now this: A bench trial has been set for … Continue reading

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Sunday, February 23, 2014

Today, contrary to other Sundays, I believe I’ll BBQ hamburger. The lowbrow dish of BBQ. I haven’t had a grilled hamburger steak forevah! Well, for a year or so. Usually it is chicken or pork or steak of some sort. … Continue reading

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Saturday, February 22, 2014

I cannot say that at fifty-three degrees it is winter, though the weather man is telling me – just wait a while. And then promises me cold. From the local news feed: WICHITA, Kan. – “It’s been a weird day!” … Continue reading

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

Some rain last night. That’s a good thing. Plenty of wind this morning – moist and warm, almost hot. That’s not a good thing. The day turned windy and decent. Love some early spring. Thoughts of busy gave way to … Continue reading

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

  Housekeeper and I have an occasional rambling conversation. It starts as she arrives, in between the door slamming as she enters and the dog jumping about, she fending him off with protestations and mock anger and the door slamming … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

I’m almost embarrassed to bring headlines to you. Almost. The headlines:; Toilet seat – not teenage boys – found smoking in QuikTrip restroom Read more here: http://www.kansas.com/2014/02/18/3296396/toilet-seat-not-teenage-boys-found.html#storylink=cpy Whether or not you click through, you have the story. (Without smart remarks) … Continue reading

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Monday, February 17, 2014

Another holiday for Federal Workers. How’s yours going? I sat here for a while this morning, trying to wake up, you understand, and got to thinking of Presidents Day. I went so far as to try naming all the Presidents … Continue reading

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