Sunday, July 21, 2013

Giraffe

Giraffe by Old Jingleballicks
Giraffe, a photo by Old Jingleballicks on Flickr.

Hi, there!

Via Flickr:
Santa Barbara Zoo

"Giraffes! -- a People
Who live between the earth and skies,
Each in his lone religious steeple,
Keeping a light-house with his eyes."

Roy Campbell, in "Dreaming Spires"

Friday, July 5, 2013

Ol' Tom (1996 - 2009)

Via Flickr:
Redo of an older photo of Old Tom, who started out as the meanest old alley cat around, and wound up being the most gentle and loved of all.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Cops arrest man for filming them and then kill his dog



It seems to me that all of us, including the police, are all too ready to use a gun to solve a perceived problem!

Len's books

Of Mice and Men
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
The Honorary Consul: A Novel
The Iliad
The Odyssey
William Shakespeare: The Complete Works
You Only Live Twice
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Launching an Ebay Business
East of Eden
The Complete Short Stories
The Great Gatsby
The Satanic Verses
Eye for the Dragon: Southeast Asia Observed 1954-1970
1984
When Heaven and Earth Changed Places: A Vietnamese Woman's Journey from War to Peace
Moby-Dick
Love in the Time of Cholera
The Art of War
Oh What a Paradise It Seems


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