"I wear a Van Dyke, and have for the past fifteen plus years. I have allowed my beard to get as long as nine inches and my cookie duster generally hides my mouth. I usually shave when I end up eating part of the growth. I have not seen any stoppage,…"
"I would say it depends on how you define portable. If you mean portable as in something ou actually carry around with you, then I like your suggestion of the 1911 and probably the cell phone just based on how it altered our world. The ball point pen…"
"My mother is a christian and for many years I could not puzzle-out what she found so engrossing by "fellowship". It took me many years to find her meaning...i.e.;to be part of something greater than myself."
So, on the 8th, I left my girl with a "I still haven't thrown you out yet" remark, in response to a remark she gave ("Still throwing me away I see") but either she forgot her remark at the time, I sounded too cold, or those words simply should not be spoken to a woman in any tone of voice, she took it like, well, a rational person would.When I arrived home around 3 hours later, I hit her up to clarify what I meant, and to my honest surprise she thought I wasn't going to talk to her again. I…See More
"I'm partial to Sherlock Holmes on audiobook. They're shorter than novels, being short stories (although the 4 novels are also good). So it's not as boring as trying to get through a novel. Also, they're…"
"+1 JB, you said this very well.
I too could never tolerate a girlfriend who is "always right" or who "walks all over" me. I've ended relationships over that kind of thing.
The damaging thing about the view of the…"