Let me get started by stating that I'm normally not at a loss as to what to do with roles that have been assigned to me. For once I/we are at a little bit of a loss. My wife and I were just asked…Continue
"When my dad passed this past Feb he wanted to be cremated. We talked with the funeral home and they offered a rental casket. The rental was a high end casket as they reuse it but the interior is new each time. This was a nice affordable way to go…"
"Navy or grey suit if going with a suit. A blazer or sport coat may also be appropriate. But the ONLY people who should be going with a tux would be the men in the wedding party, unless specified in the invite (doubtful). The…"
"I'd agree that in today's "me" world that freemasonry has a more relevant role than ever. It helps oneself to be part of something larger than oneself. This provides brotherhood plus a way to give back to the…"
"Go Old School, my friend.
Get a copy of Emily Post or Miss Manners on etiquette. See "Weddings".
What this sounds like is that you're being asked ot handle the roles usually fulfilled by the parents of the bride."
"I have no idea what this means. If I had to guess, it would mean that they want to use your house as a staging area, but that's just a shot in the dark. Still, if she's godmother to your eldest son, you presumably know her well…"
Let me get started by stating that I'm normally not at a loss as to what to do with roles that have been assigned to me. For once I/we are at a little bit of a loss. My wife and I were just asked if we would be the host couple at our oldest son's Godmother's wedding. To be completely blunt I'm not too sure what those duties entail. I thought to myself "self" you've gotten a lot of great answers to many of life's events from the AoM site, why not one more. Now of course we'll go over the…See More
"I'm serious. You've provided no obstacle I can't counter off the top of my head with no further research. If you think any one thing, or even the conglomeration of all things, are insurmountable, you're mistaken."
"I didn't say we didn't have them.
Where is this wall you're speaking of. The southern wall now is certainly not made of this. The resources are a huge hurdle, but if you don't want to admit that then propose how…"
"For starters the resources.
An estimated 12,600,000 cubic yards of concrete. Over 3 times the amount of concrete in the Hoover Dam.
An estimated 10,190,000 cubic feet, or 5 billion pounds, of steel. That's more than 4 Nimitz Class…"
""I'm for America" is so vague. And it seems tribal. I'm for protecting what I have, and equipping my children to deal with whatever world they might inherit.
Therefore, I want to take my children all over the world. I want…"