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Reflections on a Pond

Reflections on a Pond May 13, 2015 When my son, Leo, left for college, I restored my backyard pond. Suddenly, I had the time to focus on landscaping. More than that, replacing the 20 year old pond was a not-so-subtle way of expressing that in some respects I was back to where I’d been before…


Model The Mommy Manual, page four, said: a mother must model good behavior. I thought: fashion model, new vacuum cleaner model, I am the very model of a modern major general. I admit, my mind wandered. I reeled it back.   Model Part of Speech: verb Definition: form, shape Synonyms: base, carve, cast, create, design,…